The journey of a thousand miles must begin with a single step.
The person interested in success has to learn to view failure as a healthy, inevitable part of the process of getting to the top.
Any one thing in the creation is sufficient to demonstrate a Providence to an humble and grateful mind.
If you must choose between two paths, either of which will bring death and defeat, then choose the path wherein you die fighting for honor and justice.
We have all a better guide in ourselves, if we would attend to it, than any other person can be. Jane Austen I believe that freedom is the deepest need of every human soul.
Is it so bad, then, to be misunderstood. Pythagoras was misunderstood, and Socrates, and Jesus, and Luther, and Copernicus, and Galileo, and Newton, and every pure and wise spirit that ever took flesh. To be great is to be misunderstood.