War is a continuation of politics by other means.
How far you go in life depends on your being tender with the young, compassionate with the aged, sympathetic with the striving, and tolerant of the weak and strong. Because someday in your life you will have been all of these.
You see few people here in America who really care very much about living a Christian life in a democratic world.
You must try to generate happiness within yourself. If you aren’t happy in one place, chances are you won’t be happy anyplace.
True terror is to wake up one morning and discover that your high school class is running the country.
I love the man that can smile in trouble, that can gather strength from distress, and grow brave by reflection. ‘Tis the business of little minds to shrink, but he whose heart is firm, and whose conscience approves his conduct, will pursue his principles unto death.
Let children walk with Nature, let them see the beautiful blendings and communions of death and life, their joyous inseparable unity, as taught in woods and meadows, plains and mountains and streams of our blessed star, and they will learn that death is s