Once in a while it really hits people that they don't have to experience the world in the way they have been told to.
-- Alan Keightley
The best rules to form a young man are: to talk little, to hear much, to reflect alone upon what has passed in company, to distrust one's own opinions, and value others' that deserve it.
-- Sir William Temple
The worst bankruptcy in the world is the person who has lost his enthusiasm.
-- H. W. Arnold
Hope is a state of mind, not of the world. Hope, in this deep and powerful sense, is not the same as joy that things are going well, or willingness to invest in enterprises that are obviously heading for success, but rather an ability to work for something because it is good.