Difficulties are meant to rouse, not discourage.
William Ellery Channing Quotes
Every human being is intended to have a character of his own; to be what no other is, and to do what no other can do.
The office of government is not to confer happiness, but to give men the opportunity to work out happiness for themselves.
Every mind was made for growth, for knowledge, and its nature is sinned against when it is doomed to ignorance.
Fix your eyes on perfection and you make almost everything speed towards it.
Everything here, but the soul of man, is a passing shadow. The only enduring substance is within.
To be prosperous is not to be superior, and should form no barrier between men. Wealth out not to secure the prosperous the slightest consideration. The only distinctions which should be recognized are those of the soul, of strong principle, of incorruptible integrity, of usefulness, of cultivated intellect, of fidelity in seeking the truth.