There is only one way to get ready for immortality, and that is to love this life and live it as bravely and faithfully and cheerfully as we can.
For those who love… time is eternity.
Faith is an adventure; it is the courage of the soul to face the unknown. But that courage springs from the hope and confidence of the soul that its adventure will succeed.
Self is the only prison that can ever bind the soul.
Gratitude is the inward feeling of kindness received. Thankfulness is the natural impulse to express that feeling. Thanksgiving is the following of that impulse.
A peace that depends on fear is nothing but a suppressed war.
What you possess in the world will be found at the day of your death to belong to someone else. But what you are will be yours forever.
Genius is talent set on fire by courage.
I shall grow old, but never lose life’s zest, because the road’s last turn will be the best.
The woods would be quiet if no bird sang but the one that sang best.
A friend is what the heart needs all the time.
What is Fortune, what is Fame? Futile gold and phantom name. Riches buried in a cave, Glory written on a grave.