A good excercise for the heart is to bend down and help another up.
The universe is not hostile, nor yet is it unfriendly. It is simply indifferent.
There is no exercise better for the heart than reaching down and lifting people up.
Yes, we love peace, but we are not willing to take wounds for it, as we are for war.
It is well to remember that the entire universe, with one trifling exception, is composed of others.
Speech is conveniently located midway between thought and action, where it often substitutes for both.
To feel most beautifully alive means to be reading something beautiful, ready always to apprehend in the flow of language the sudden flash of poetry.
Evil is a fact not to be explained away, but to be accepted and accepted not to be endured, but to be conquered. It is a challenge neither to our reason nor to our patience, but to our courage.
Every genuine boy is a rebel and an anarch. If he were allowed to develop according to his own instincts, his own inclinations, society would undergo such a radical transformation as to make the adult revolutionary cower and cringe.