Failures are like skinned knees; painful, but superficial.
Back of every mistaken venture and defeat is the laughter of wisdom, if you listen.
The man who fails while trying to do good has more honor than he who...
Calling it off comes easy enough if you haven't told the girl you are smitten...
It is healthful and invigorating to fall many times through life, if you get up...
Every blunder behind us is giving a cheer for us, and only for those who...
Nearly all the best things that came to me in life have been unexpected, unplanned...
Here is the difference between Dante, Milton, and me. They wrote about hell and never...
Life is like an onion: you peel it off one layer at a time, and...
I am an idealist. I believe in everything - I am only looking for proofs.
Time is the coin of your life. It is the only coin you have, and...
I am an idealist. I don't know where I'm going but I'm on my way.
I won't take my religion from any man who never works except with his mouth
I can remember only a few of the strange and curious words now dead but...
I have always felt that a woman has the right to treat the subject of...
I couldn't see myself filling some definite niche in what is called a career. This...
The secret of happiness is to admire without desiring.
My room for books and study or for sitting and thinking about nothing in particular...