There is only one admirable form of the imagination: the imagination that is so intense that it creates a new reality, that it makes things happen.
There is nothing stable in human affairs; therefore avoid undue elation in prosperity, or undue depression in adversity.
My passions were all gathered together like fingers that made a fist. Drive is considered aggression today; I knew it then as purpose.
Time cools, time clarifies; no mood can be maintained quite unaltered through the course of hours.
Leadership and learning are indispensable to each other.
We sleep, but the loom of life never stops, and the pattern which was weaving when the sun went down is weaving when it comes up in the morning.
But love is blind, and lovers cannot see the pretty follies that themselves commit.
Every artist was first an amateur.
The postman always rings twice.
Life is all one piece. Men err when they think they can be inhuman exploiters in their business life, and loving husbands and fathers at home. For achievement without love is a cold and tight-lipped murderer of human happiness everywhere.