There is an organic affinity between joyousness and tenderness, and their companionship in the saintly life need in no way occasion surprise.
The greatest revolution of our generation is the discovery that human beings, by changing the inner attitudes of their minds, can change the outer aspects of their lives.
We want all our friends to tell us our bad qualities; it is only the particular ass that does so whom we cant tolerate.
Religious awe is the same organic thrill which we feel in a forest at twilight, or in a mountain gorge.
Our lives are like islands in the sea, or like trees in the forest, which co-mingle their roots in the darkness underground.
The deepest craving of human nature is the need to be appreciated.
Genius means little more than the faculty of perceiving in an unhabitual way.
When you have to make a choice and don't make it, that is in itself a choice.
These then are my last words to you. Be not afraid of life. Believe that life is worth living and your belief will help create the fact.
Believe that life is worth living, and your belief will help create the fact.
Habit is second nature, or rather, ten times nature.
The prevalent fear of poverty among the educated classes is the worst moral disease from which our civilization suffers
Success plus Self-esteem equals Pretensions.
If any organism fails to fulfill its potentialities, it becomes sick.
If a man's good for nothing else, he can at least teach philosophy.