I have tried to lift France out of the mud. But she will return to her errors and vomitings. I cannot prevent the French from being French.
Let the path be open to talent.
The battle for women’s rights has been largely won.
The yogi should meditate on a firm seat, one that is clean – untainted by dirt or unspiritual vibrations of others. The thought or life force emanating from an individual saturates the objects he uses and his dwelling.
Democracy means government by discussion, but it is only effective if you can stop people talking.
Universal education is not only a moral imperative but an economic necessity, to pave the way toward making many more nations self-sufficient and self-sustaining.
My people have been sucked into the violence because some feel they have to retaliate, and some feel they have to protect themselves.
We are spirit children of a loving Heavenly Father who placed us in mortality to see if we would choose – freely choose – to keep His commandments and come unto His Beloved Son. They do not compel us. They cannot, for that would interfere with the plan of happiness. And so there is in us a God-given desire to be responsible for our own choices.
It is never too late to strengthen the foundation of faith. There is always time. With faith in the Savior, you can repent and plead for forgiveness. There is someone you can forgive. There is someone you can thank. There is someone you can serve and lift. You can do it wherever you are and however alone and deserted you may feel.
Action to be effective must be directed to clearly conceived ends.