Progress is the law of life; man is not a man as yet.
— Robert Browning
Fear makes us feel our humanity.
— Benjamin Disraeli
Time bears away all things.
And whoever walks a furlong without sympathy walks to his own funeral drest in his shroud.
— Walt Whitman
Anyone is to be pitied who has just sense enough to perceive his deficiencies.
— William Hazlitt
I’m a little wounded, but I am not slain; I will lay me down to bleed a while. Then I’ll rise and fight again.
— John Dryden
Learning passes for wisdom among those who want both.
— William Temple
In seeking absolute truth we aim at the unattainable, and must be content with finding broken portions.
— William Osler
Unhappy is the man for whom his own mother has not made all other mothers venerable.
— Jean Paul
People tend to forget their duties but remember their rights.
— Indira Gandhi
We are terrified by the idea of being terrified.
— Friedrich Nietzsche
I am more and more convinced that our happiness or our unhappiness depends far more on the way we meet the events of life than on the nature of those events themselves.
— Wilhelm von Humboldt
Very little is needed to make a happy life; it is all within yourself, in your way of thinking.
— Marcus Aurelius Antoninus Augustus
A good father lives so he is a credit to his children.
— Arnold Glasow
My interest is in the future because I’m going to spend the rest of my life there.
— Charles F. Kettering