If you have a talent, use it in every which way possible. Don't hoard it. Don't dole it out like a miser. Spend it lavishly like a millionaire intent on going broke.
The prospect of success in achieving our most cherished dream is not without its terrors. Who is more deprived and alone than the man who has achieved his dream
A man is already halfway in love with any woman who listens to him.
No man can discover his own talents.
In the realm of thought every person performs innumerable abortions each minute of the waking day
Inspirations never go in for long engagements; they demand immediate marriage to action.
A quotation in a speech, article or book is like a rifle in the hands of an infantryman. It speaks with authority.
If you greatly desire something, have the guts to stake everything on obtaining it.
Many of our fears are tissuepaper-thin, and a single courageous step would carry us through them.
Ah, when to the heart of man was it ever less than a treason to go with the drift of things to yield with a grace to reason and bow and accept at the end of a love or a season.
At the innermost core of all loneliness is a deep and powerful yearning for union with one's lost self.
Other people's interruptions of your work are relatively insignificant compared with the countless times you interrupt yourself
Every man, through fear, mugs his aspirations a dozen times a day.