Abstinence is as easy to me, as temperance would be difficult.
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Our aspirations are our possibilities.
Hope itself is a species of happiness, and perhaps, the chief happiness which this world affords.
Classical quotation is the parole of literary men all over the world.
Few things are impossible to diligence and skill.
It is a most mortifying reflection for a man to consider what he has done, compared to what he might have done.
As gold which he cannot spend will make no man rich, so knowledge which he cannot apply will make no man wise.
Integrity without knowledge is weak and useless, and knowledge without integrity is dangerous and dreadful.
Americans are a race of convicts and ought to be thankful for anything we allow them short of hanging.
It is better to live rich than to die rich.
Adversity has ever been considered the state in which a man most easily becomes acquainted with himself.
The system is that there is no system. That doesn't mean we don't have process. Apple is a very disciplined company, and we have great processes. But that's not what it's about. Process makes you more efficient.
The violence betwen women is unbelievable. Women try to make each other crawl so that their knees are bleeding.
Love begins by taking care of the closest ones - the ones at home.
A man of great common sense and good taste - meaning thereby a man without originality or moral courage.
To be intimate with a married man, when my own father cheated on my mother, is not something I could forgive. I could not look at myself in the morning if I did that. I wouldn't be attracted to a man who would cheat on his wife.
Your time is limited, so don't waste it living someone else's life. Don't be trapped by dogma - which is living with the results of other people's thinking. Don't let the noise of others' opinions drown out your own inner voice. And most important, have the courage to follow your heart and intuition.
If I were two-faced, would I be wearing this one
I was bold in the pursuit of knowledge, never fearing to follow truth and reason to whatever results they led, and bearding every authority which stood in their way.
There is only one secure foundation: a genuine, deep relationship with Jesus Christ, which will carry you through any and all turmoil. No matter what storms are raging all around, you'll stand firm if you stand on His love.
A pity beyond all telling is hid in the heart of love.