You traverse the world in search of happiness, which is within the reach of every man. A contented mind confers it on all.
Quote by Horace
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It is courage, courage, courage, that raises the blood of life to crimson splendor. Live bravely and present a brave front to adversity.
He has not lived badly whose birth and death has been unnoticed by the world.
A picture is a poem without words.
Seize the day, and put the least possible trust in tomorrow.
Anger is a short madness.
Undeservedly you will atone for the sins of your fathers.
Knowledge without education is but armed injustice.
Sad people dislike the happy, and the happy the sad the quick thinking the sedate, and the careless the busy and industrious.
You may drive out nature with a pitchfork, yet she'll be constantly running back.
To have a great man for a friend seems pleasant to those who have never tried it those who have, fear it.
I remember watching the Grammys and looking at the performances and crying to my mom, saying how much I wanted to be there.
Unwearied ceaseless effort is the price that must be paid for turning faith into a rich infallible experience.
The first holy truth in God 101 is that men and women of true faith have always had to accept the mystery of God's identity and love and ways. I hate that, but it's the truth.
Cunning is the art of concealing our own defects, and discovering other people's weaknesses.
You cannot find peace by avoiding life.
Speaking of Twitter, I don't even know if I composed a blog entry in 2009, as I was too busy parceling my every thought into cute 140-character sound bites. I used to only worry about being pithy for a living now some of my best lines are wasted on a free app!
Happiness: a good bank account, a good cook, and a good digestion.
Have courage for the great sorrows of life and patience for the small ones and when you have laboriously accomplished your daily task, go to sleep in peace.
Grub first, then ethics.
My experience has been that work is almost the best way to pull oneself out of the depths.