Be unselfish. That is the first and final commandment for those who would be useful and happy in their usefulness. If you think of yourself only, you cannot develop because you are choking the source of development, which is spiritual expansion through thought for others.
I can remember the frustration of not being able to talk. I knew what I wanted to say, but I could not get the words out, so I would just scream.
I was never able to convince myself that there was a cost-free alternative course, as from 1961, or that any of the different strategies since proposed, especially those involving stronger military action, would have made sense.
The Holy Ghost will testify to our hearts, and the hearts of those gathered around with us, what He would have us do. And it is by keeping His commandments that we can have our hearts knit together as one.
If you say simply that pressures toward democracy are created by the market, I would say yes.
If the states had to vote on slavery, we would have lost the vote.
Striving to tell his woes, words would not come; For light cares speak, when mighty griefs are dumb.
If only I was as eloquent as Demosthenes, I would have to do no more than repeat a single word three times.
If everybody became a poet the world would be much better. We would all read to each other.
I thought we would have at most an audience of 5,000 devotees because I made the decision to stick to craft, not to gossip, not to be interested in any of the juicy stuff that they talk about on other shows, but stick to the question of craft.