Live a life as a monument to your soul.
Nurture your mind with great thoughts, for you will never go any higher than you think.
Against criticism a man can neither protest nor defend himself he must act in spite of it, and then it will gradually yield to him.
Beauty is but the sensible image of the Infinite. Like truth and justice it lives within us; like virtue and the moral law it is a companion of the soul.
The darkest hour of any man’s life is when he sits down to plan how to get money without earning it.