A pessimist and an optimist, so much the worse; so much the better.
In order to be rated as good as a good man in the field of her earnings, she must show herself better than he. She must be more steady, or more trustworthy, or more skilled, or more cheap in order to have the same chance of employment.
Life is divided into three terms – that which was, which is, and which will be. Let us learn from the past to profit by the present, and from the present, to live better in the future.
When you take out individual initiative, individual responsibility, and the hope that every individual is born with, to better their lives, to climb the economic ladder, to pursue happiness, that is, in fact, a neoslavery.
Many people don’t know, but American Girl Scouts get to travel the world, and that’s a very good thing, as the more we can expose our young people to other cultures, the better off we’ll be in this increasingly globalized environment.
It is better not to sit on the grass after thirty when sprawling at all is difficult, let alone sprawling gracefully.
Whether women are better than men I cannot say – but I can say they are certainly no worse.
A ‘good’ family, it seems, is one that used to be better.
Why, I’d like nothing better than to achieve some bold adventure, worthy of our trip.
In prayer it is better to have a heart without words than words without a heart.