The art of life is to know how to enjoy a little and to endure very much.
Quote by William Hazlitt
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Love turns, with a little indulgence, to indifference or disgust hatred alone is immortal.
The seat of knowledge is in the head of wisdom, in the heart. We are sure to judge wrong, if we do not feel right.
The incentive to ambition is the love of power.
We are very much what others think of us. The reception our observations meet with gives us courage to proceed, or damps our efforts.
There is a heroism in crime as well as in virtue. Vice and infamy have their altars and their religion.
A gentle word, a kind look, a good-natured smile can work wonders and accomplish miracles.
To think ill of mankind and not wish ill to them, is perhaps the highest wisdom and virtue.
Anyone who has passed though the regular gradations of a classical education, and is not made a fool by it, may consider himself as having had a very narrow escape.
No man is truly great who is great only in his lifetime. The test of greatness is the page of history.
To be happy, we must be true to nature and carry our age along with us.
In the United States there is more space where nobody is than where anybody is. This is what makes American what it is.
It is most unwise for people in love to marry.
I have plenty of money, unlike other Hollywood celebrities or athletes that have not invested well.
It is an unfortunate fact that we can secure peace only by preparing for war.
I'm less worried about accomplishment - as younger people always can't help but be - and more concerned with spending my time well, spending time with my family, and reading, learning things.
What the New Yorker calls home would seem like a couple of closets to most Americans, yet he manages not only to live there but also to grow trees and cockroaches right on the premises.
Nonviolence is the first article of my faith. It is also the last article of my creed.
Old age is not a disease- it is strength and survivorship, triumph over all kinds of vicissitudes and disappointments, trials and illnesses.
I always say the minute I stop making mistakes is the minute I stop learning and I've definitely learned a lot.
Religion is the recognition of all our duties as divine commands.