The spirit of man can endure only so much, and when it is broken only a miracle can mend it.
Nature teaches more than she preaches. There are no sermons in stones. It is easier to get a spark out of a stone than a moral.
To me - old age is always ten years older than I am.
I still find each day too short for all the thoughts I want to think all the walks I want to take all the books I want to read and all the friends I want to see.
The secret of happiness is something to do.
To treat your facts with imagination is one thing to imagine your facts is another.
Some men are like nails very easily drawn, others however are more like rivets never drawn at all.
There is hardly a man on earth who will take advice unless he is certain that it is positively bad.