As long as ignorance and misery exist in the world, books like the one you are about to read are, perhaps, not entirely useless.
To subdue matter is the first step; to realize the ideal is the second.
No Prefect of Police believes that a cat can turn into a lion; nevertheless the thing happens...
But that which pleases us in people who are rising pleases us less in the case of people who are falling.
Reaction - a boat which is going against the current but which does not prevent the river from flowing on.
A vacancy in the heart does not accomodate itself to a stop-gap.