Life appears to me too short to be spent in nursing animosity, or registering wrongs.
Certain accidents of the weather, for instance, were almost dreaded by me, because they woke the being I was always lulling, and stirred up a craving cry I could not satisfy
Cheerfulness, it would appear, is a matter which depends fully as much on the state of things within as on the state of things without and around us
Conventionality is not morality. Self-righteousness is not religion. To attack the first is not to assail the last.
I believe while I tremble; I trust while I weep.
I would always rather be happy than dignified.
It is not violence that best overcomes hate — nor vengeance that most certainly heals injury.
Prejudices, it is well known, are most difficult to eradicate from the heart whose soil has never been loosened or fertilized by education: they grow there, firm as weeds among stones.
Unlawful pleasure, trenching on another’s rights, is delusive and envenomed pleasure—its hollowness disappoints at the time, its poison cruelly tortures afterwards, its effects deprave forever.
Flaming enthusiasm, backed up by horse sense and persistence, is the quality that most frequently makes for success.
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