Man is always more than he can know of himself; consequently, his accomplishments, time and again, will come as a surprise to him.
If you only knock long enough and loud enough at the gate, you are sure to wake up somebody.
God’s colors all are fast.
One brave deed makes no hero.
The rapture of pursuing is the prize the vanquished gain.
The mind of the scholar, if he would leave it large and liberal, should come in contact with other minds.
Not in the clamor of the crowded street, not in the shouts and plaudits of the throng, but in ourselves, are triumph and defeat.
Love keeps the cold out better than a cloak.
Give what you have to somebody, it may be better than you think.
Perseverance is a great element of success. If you only knock long enough and loud enough at the gate, you are sure to wake up somebody.