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.
Self is the only prison that can ever bind the soul.
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.
A peace that depends on fear is nothing but a suppressed war.
Gratitude is the inward feeling of kindness received. Thankfulness is the natural impulse to express that feeling. Thanksgiving is the following of that impulse.
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.
A friend is what the heart needs all the time.
The woods would be quiet if no bird sang but the one that sang best.
I shall grow old, but never lose life’s zest, because the road’s last turn will be the best.
Time is: Too slow for those who wait, too swift for those who fear.