Calmness is the cradle of power.
Responsibility walks hand in hand with capacity and power.
Scholarship except by accident is never the measure of a person's power.
The temple of art is built in words.
Nature is the master of talents; genius is the master of nature.
One thing at a time, all things in succession. That which grows fast withers as rapidly; and that which grows slow endures.
There is no royal road to anything, one thing at a time, all things in succession. That which grows fast, withers as rapidly. That which grows slowly, endures.
The choicest thing this world has for a man is affection.
Work and wait, work and wait is what God says to us in creation.
A mind grows by what it feeds on.
Nothing so obstinately stands in the way of all sorts of progress as pride of opinion. While nothing is so foolish and baseless.
God gives every bird its food, but He does not throw it into its nest.
The person who does not know how to live while they are making a living is a poorer person after their wealth is won than when they started.