Property may be destroyed and money may lose its purchasing power; but, character, health, knowledge and good judgement will always be in demand under all conditions.
Invest in the human soul. Who knows, it might be a diamond in the rough.
Even schools for Negroes, then, are places where they must be convinced of their inferiority.
There are so many things about which some old man ought to tell one while one is little; for when one is grown one would know them as a matter of course.
When we are flat on our backs there is no way to look but up.
Therefore it is essential that some means should be sought whereby the work of the nation may be carried on without constant yet at present necessary dislocation.
Let him who would enjoy a good future waste none of his present.
We are beaten, we will make no bones about it; but we are not too badly beaten still to fight.
The land of Ireland for the people of Ireland.
Let life happen to you. Believe me: life is in the right, always.