Ambition is putting a ladder against the sky.
The belief that there is only one truth and that oneself is in possession of it seems to me the deepest root of all evil that is in the world.
I believe in the sacredness of a promise, that a man’s word should be as good as his bond; that character -not wealth or power or position is of supreme worth.
Kindness is something that we must own and extend to ourselves, before we are able to extend it to others. When we do this, we do not determine whether someone deserves our kindness anymore than we determine whether someone deserves to be spoken to in their own language. It is simply something we do because it has become our nature to be kind.
Everything we think of as great has come to us from neurotics. It is they and they alone who found religions and create great works of art. The world will never realize how much it owes to them, and what they have suffered in order to bestow their gifts o
I would rather lose in a cause that will some day win, than win in a cause that will some day lose!
First come I; my name is Jowett.Theres no knowledge but I know it. I am Master of this college: What I dont know isn’t knowledge.