Mere curiosity adds wings to every step.
Boldness has genius, power, and magic in it. Begin it now.
Excellence is rarely found, more rarely valued.
Few people have the imagination for reality.
The decline of literature indicates the decline of a nation.
Since I have heard often enough that everyone in the end has his own religion, nothing seemed more natural to me than to fashion my own
Everyone believes in his youth that the world really began with him, and that all merely exists for his sake
Experience is only half of experience
Who is sure of their own motives can in confidence advance or retreat.
Dream no small dreams for they have no power to move the hearts of men.
He is the happiest, be he king or peasant, who finds peace in his home
Whatever you can do or dream you can, begin it. Boldness has genius, power, and magic in it.
Genius is formed in quiet, character in the stream of human life
We are shaped and fashioned by what we love.
One would give generous alms if one had the eyes to see the beauty of a cupped receiving hand.