The bashful are always aggressive at heart.
To cease to admire is a proof of deterioration.
An artist cannot fail; it is a success to be one.
The mind is not a hermit's cell, but a place of hospitality and intercourse.
The imaginations which people have of one another are the solid facts of society.
Failure sometimes enlarges the spirit. You have to fall back upon humanity and God.
Our individual lives cannot, generally, be works of art unless the social order is also.
There is hardly any one so insignificant that he does not seem imposing to some one at some time.
There is no way to penetrate the surface of life but by attacking it earnestly at a particular point.
Unless a capacity for thinking be accompanied by a capacity for action, a superior mind exists in torture.