It is courage, courage, courage, that raises the blood of life to crimson splendor. Live bravely and present a brave front to adversity.
Quote by Horace
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To have a great man for a friend seems pleasant to those who have never tried it those who have, fear it.
Sad people dislike the happy, and the happy the sad the quick thinking the sedate, and the careless the busy and industrious.
A picture is a poem without words.
He has not lived badly whose birth and death has been unnoticed by the world.
You may drive out nature with a pitchfork, yet she'll be constantly running back.
Suffering is but another name for the teaching of experience, which is the parent of instruction and the schoolmaster of life.
The one who cannot restrain their anger will wish undone, what their temper and irritation prompted them to do.
The power of daring anything their fancy suggest, as always been conceded to the painter and the poet.
We are free to yield to truth.
It is your business when the wall next door catches fire.
Environmental concern is a little like dieting or paying off credit-card debt - an episodically terrific idea that burns brightly and then seems to fade when we realize there's a reason we need to diet or pay down our debt. The reason is that it's really, really hard, and too many of us in too many spheres of life choose the easy over the hard.
In politics you learn to always smile.
Who would you want to be giving you advice? Somebody who doesn't have any money?
More than ever before, consumers have the ability to unify their voices and coalesce their buying power to influence corporate behaviors.
He that is jealous is not in love.
Women often postpone their lives, thinking that if they're not with a partner then it doesn't really count. They're still searching for their prince, in a way. And as much as we don't discuss that, because it's too embarrassing and too sad, I think it really does exist.
My mother was a dominant force in my life. She had a very specific idea about education, which was: you should know everything about everything. It was quite simple. There was no exclusivity, and there really was no judgment.
Fatherhood is pretending the present you love most is soap-on-a-rope.
Greatness lies, not in being strong, but in the right using of strength and strength is not used rightly when it serves only to carry a man above his fellows for his own solitary glory. He is the greatest whose strength carries up the most hearts by the attraction of his own.
We do not learn by inference and deduction and the application of mathematics to philosophy, but by direct intercourse and sympathy.