When you have finished with others, that is my time.
When you came you cried and everybody smiled with joy; when you go smile and let the world cry for you.
When we were young, we understood all sweet things; and we could detect the sweets of a fairy story by an unerring science of our own. We never cared for such useless things as knowledge. We only cared for truth.
When we express our thought in words, the medium is not found easily. There must be a process of translation, which is often inexact, and then we fall into error. But.
When old words die out on the tongue, new melodies break forth from the heart; and where the old tracks are lost, new country is revealed with its wonders.
When man was being made, the Creator was a schoolmaster— His bag full of commandments and principles; but when He came to woman, He resigned His headmastership and turned artist, with only His brush and paint-box.
When I stand before thee at the day's end, thou shalt see my scars and know that I had my wounds and also my healing.
When I go from hence, let this be my parting word, that what I have seen is unsurpassable.
When Death comes and whispers to me, Your days are ended, let me say to him, I have lived in love and not in mere time. He will ask, Will your songs remain? I shall say, I know not, but this I know, that often when I sang I found my eternity.
When a material body breaks it may be put together again. But when two human beings are divided, after a long separation, they never re-unite at the same place, and to the same time; for the mind is a living thing, and moment by moment it grows and changes.
When a man sleeps he is shut up within the narrow activities of his physical life. He lives, but he knows not the varied relations of his life to his surroundings, - therefore he knows not himself.