There is only one way to get ready for immortality, and that is to love this life and live it as bravely and faithfully and cheerfully as we can.
Look around for a place to sow a few seeds.
Culture is the habit of being pleased with the best and knowing why.
Use what talents you possess; the woods would be very silent if no birds sang there except those that sang best.
Love is the best thing in the world, and the thing that lives the longest.
There is no personal charm so great as the charm of a cheerful temperament.
Some people are so afraid to die that they never begin to live.
Genius is talent set on fire by courage.
There are two good rules which ought to be written on every heart – never to believe anything bad about anybody unless you positively know it to be true; never to tell even that unless you feel that it is absolutely necessary, and that God is listening.
Be glad of life because it gives you the chance to love, to work, to play, and to look up at the stars.