I have an unshakable belief that mankind's higher nature is on the whole still dormant. The greatest souls reveal excellencies of mind and heart which their lesser fellows possess-hidden, it is true, but there all the same.
The richness of the human experience would lose something of rewarding joy if there were no limitations to overcome.
Your success and happiness lies in you. Resolve to keep happy, and your joy and you shall form an invincible host against difficulties.
True happiness is not attained through self-gratification, but through fidelity to a worthy purpose.
It is hard to interest those who have everything in those who have nothing.
One can never consent to creep when one feels an impulse to soar.