If there is anything the nonconformist hates worse than a conformist, it's another nonconformist who doesn't conform to the prevailing standard of nonconformity.
I consider being ill as one of the great pleasures of life, provided one is not too ill.
Fear is the tax that conscience pays to guilt.
Out of the strain of the Doing, Into the peace of the Done.
Health is not simply the absence of sickness.
Give every man thy ear, but few thy voice.
While grief is fresh, every attempt to divert only irritates. You must wait till it be digested, and then amusement will dissipate the remains of it.
A man is not idle because he is absorbed in thought. There is a visible labor and there is an invisible labor.
The person who makes a success of living is the one who see his goal steadily and aims for it unswervingly. That is dedication.
If you wish success in life, make perseverance your bosom friend, experience your wise counselor, caution your elder brother and hope your guardian genius.