The highest courage is to dare to appear to be what one is.
Do definite good first of all to yourself, then to definite persons.
Do definite good; first of all to yourself, then to definite persons.
We are more disturbed by a calamity which threatens us than by one which has befallen us.
As memory may be a paradise from which we cannot be driven, it may also be a hell from which we cannot escape.
Leave each one his touch of folly it helps to lighten life's burden which, if he could see himself as he is, might be too heavy to carry.
The doubt of an earnest, thoughtful, patient and laborious mind is worthy of respect. In such doubt may be found indeed more faith than in half the creeds.