The highest result of education is tolerance.
Until the great mass of the people shall be filled with the sense of responsibility for each other's welfare, social justice can never be attained.
I long to accomplish a great and noble tasks, but it is my chief duty to accomplish humble tasks as though they were great and noble. The world is moved along, not only by the mighty shoves of its heroes, but also by the aggregate of the tiny pushes of each honest worker.
Security is mostly a superstition. It does not exist in nature, nor do the children of men as a whole experience it. Avoiding danger is no safer in the long run than outright exposure. Life is either a daring adventure or nothing.n
Character cannot be developed in ease and quiet. Only through experience of trial and suffering can the soul be strengthened, ambition inspired and success achieved.
It is for us to pray not for tasks equal to our powers, but for powers equal to our tasks.
The marvelous richness of human experience would lose something of rewarding joy if there were no limitations to overcome. The hilltop hour would not be half so wonderful if there were no dark valleys to traverse.
We could never learn to be brave and patient, if there were only joy in the world
A man can't make a place for himself in the sun if he keeps taking refuge under the family tree.
All the world is full of suffering. It is also full of overcoming.
Security is mostly a superstition. It does not exist in nature, nor do the children of men as a whole experience it. Avoiding danger is no safer in the long run than outright exposure. Life is either a daring adventure or nothing.
Toleration is the greatest gift of the mind; it requires the same effort of the brain that it takes to balance oneself on a bicycle.
The best and most beautiful things in this world cannot be seen or even heard, but must be felt with the heart.
Never bend your head. Always hold it high. Look the world straight in the eye.
Life is either a great adventure or nothing.