If you have built castles in the air; your work need not be lost; that is where they should be. Now put the foundations under them.
Go confidently in the direction of your dreams! Live the life you've imagined.
Dreams are the touchstones of our characters.
The most I can do for my friend is simply to be his friend. I have no wealth to bestow on him. If he knows that I am happy in loving him, he will want no other reward. Is not friendship divine in this?
That man is richest whose pleasures are cheapest.
This life is not for complaint, but for satisfaction.
It's not what you look at that matters, it's what you see.
Our moments of inspiration are not lost though we have no particular poem to show for them; for those experiences have left an indelible impression, and we are ever and anon reminded of them.
Time is but the stream I go a-fishing in.
Books are the treasured wealth of the world and the fit inheritance of generations and nations.
Experience is in the fingers and head. The heart is inexperienced.
Go confidently in the direction of your dreams. Live the life you have imagined.
Do not be too moral. You may cheat yourself out of much life so. Aim above morality. Be not simply good; be good for something.
What a man thinks of himself, that it is which determines, or rather indicates, his fate.
Humility, like darkness, reveals the heavenly lights.