Miracles sometimes occur, but one has to work terribly hard for them.
I always entertain great hopes.
Poetry is what gets lost in translation.
Tomorrow is always fresh, with no mistakes in it.
Education is the ability to listen to almost anything without losing your temper or your self-confidence.
Avoid extremes: be moderate In saving and in spending; An equable and easy gait Will win an easy ending.
One aged man – one man – can’t fill a house.
I was not out to paint beautiful pictures; even painting good pictures was not important to me. I wanted only to help the truth burst forth.
There never was any heart truly great and generous, that was not also tender and compassionate.
We must have ideals and try to live up to them, even if we never quite succeed. Life would be a sorry business without them. With them it’s grand and great.