"Dream-a scintillating mirage surrounded by shadows-is essentially poetry."
"The greatest test of courage on earth is to bear defeat without losing heart."
Robert Green Ingersoll
"The thing which counts is the striving of the human soul to achieve spiritually the best that it is capable of and to care unselfishly not only for personal good, but for the good of all those who toil with them upon the earth."
"To the timid soul, nothing is possible."
"Benevolence is a natural instinct of the human mind; when A sees B in distress, his conscience always urges him to entreat C to help him."
"Work is the true elixir of life. The busiest man is the happiest man."
"The history of all times, and of today especially, teaches that ... women will be forgotten if they forget to think about themselves."
"There's a fine line between character building and soul destroying."
"I like to walk about among the beautiful things that adorn the world; but private wealth I should decline, or any sort of personal possessions, because they would take away my liberty."
"Liberty is the right to choose, freedom is the result of that choice."