To be good is noble, but to teach others how to be good
is nobler – and less trouble.
Truth is the most valuable thing we have. Let us
We are always too busy for our children; we never give
them the time or interest they deserve. We lavish gifts
upon them, but the most precious gift, our personal
association, which means so much to them, we give
We can secure other people’s approval if we do right
and try hard; but our own is worth a hundred of it, and
no way has been found out of securing that.
We can’t reach old age by another man’s road.
When in doubt, tell the truth.
When we remember we are all mad, the mysteries
disappear and life stands explained.
When your friends begin to flatter you on how young
you look, it’s a sure sign you’re getting old.
Wit an Humour – if any difference it is in duration of
lightning and electric light. Some material apparently;
but one is vivid and can do damage – the other fools
along and enjoys elaboration.
Wit is the sudden marriage of ideas which before their
marriage were not perceived to have any relation.
Work like you don't need the money. Love like you've never been hurt. Dance
like nobody is watching.