All theory, dear friend, is gray, but the golden tree of life springs ever green.
Character, in great and little things, means carrying through what you feel able to do.
Correction does much, but encouragement does more.
Nothing shows a man’s character more than what he laughs at.
Being brilliant is no great feat if you respect nothing.
Doubt grows with knowledge.
An unused life is an early death.
That I be not as those are who spend the day in complaining of headache and the night in drinking the wine which gives the headache!
For just when ideas fail, a word comes in to save the situation.
I loved to write when I was a child. I wrote, but I always thought it was something that you did as a child, then you put away childish things.