"Work as if you were to live a hundred years. Pray as if you were to die tomorrow. "
"One of the reasons why so few of us ever act, instead of react, is because we are continually stifling our deepest impulses."
"The basis of accomplishment is in never quitting."
"Of all the advantages which come to any young man... poverty is the greatest."
Josiah Gilbert Holland
"Today I begin to understand what love must be, if it exists. When we are parted, we each feel the lack of the other half of ourselves. We are incomplete, like a book in two volumes of which the first has been lost. That is what I imagine love to be: incompleteness in absence."
Edmond and Jules Goncourt
"America lives in the heart of every man everywhere who wishes to find a region where he will be free to work out his destiny as he chooses."
Woodrow T. Wilson
"All the advice in the world will never help you until you help yourself."
Fred Van Amburgh
"Eternity is a terrible thought. I mean, where's it going to end?"
"Some of the best lessons we ever learn are learned from past mistakes. The error of the past is the wisdom and success of the future."