A mother takes twenty years to make a man of her boy, and another woman makes a fool of him in twenty minutes.
We should regret our mistakes and learn from them, but never carry them forward into the future with us.
Two such as you with such a master speed, cannot be parted nor be swept away, from one another once you are agreed, that life is only life forevermore, together wing to wing and oar to oar.
The world is full of willing people; some willing to work, the rest willing to let them.
Forgive, O Lord, my little jokes on Thee, and I’ll forgive Thy great big joke on me.
Always fall in with what you’re asked to accept. Take what is given, and make it over your way. My aim in life has always been to hold my own with whatever’s going. Not against: with.
I’m not a bit changed – not really. I’m only just pruned down and branched out. The real me – back here – is just the same.
In three words I can sum up everything I’ve learned about life: it goes on.
We love things we love what they are.
No man can be a failure if he thinks he’s a success; If he thinks he is a winner, then he is.