Childhood itself is scarcely more lovely than a cheerful, kindly, sunshiny old age.
Also there is a similitude of a Trinity shining in the body, soul and spirit.
Belief in oneself is one of the most important bricks in building any successful venture.
Attention to any subject will in a short time render it attractive, be it ever so disagreeable and tedious at first.
My happiest hours are spent in school, surrounded by those I hope to benefit.
Your minds may now be likened to a garden, which will, if neglected, yield only weeds and thistles; but, if cultivated, will produce the most beautiful flowers, and the most delicious fruits.
My wish is to be known only thru my work.
As you have learnt something of time, value and make a proper use of it. Once past, it knows no return; how necessary, then, that you spend it in improving your mind and fitting it for future happiness and usefulness.
The olive branch has been consecrated to peace, palm branches to victory, the laurel to conquest and poetry, the myrtle to love and pleasure, the cypress to mourning, and the willow to despondency.
The great benefactors of individuals and of communities are the enlightened educators: the wise-teaching, mental and moral instructors and exemplars of our times.