Ambition is the last infirmity of noble minds.
It is all very well to be able to write books, but can you waggle your ears?
Courage is the thing; all goes if courage goes
Dreams do come true, if we only wish hard enough.You can have anything in life if you will sacrifice everything else for it.
Fame is rot; daughters are the thing
God gave us memory so that we might have roses in December.
The God to whom little boys say their prayers has a face very like their mother's
The secret of happiness is not in doing what one likes, but in liking what one does.
Life is a long lesson in humility.
I'm not young enough to know everything
The life of every man is a diary in which he means to write one story, and writes another.
Love is not blind; it is an extra eye, which shows us what is most worthy of regard.
Every man who is high up loves to think that he has done it all himself; and the wife smiles, and lets it go at that.
What is algebra exactly; is it those three-cornered things?
We never understand how little we need in this world until we know the loss of it