Study as if you were going to live forever live as if you were going to die tomorrow.
BesideCother art to be learned not to see what is not.
There is no cosmetic for beauty like happiness.
Every formula which expresses a law of nature is a hymn of praise to God.
We have a hunger of the mind which asks for knowledge of all around us, and the more we gain, the more is our desire; the more we see, the more we are capable of seeing.
Besides learning to see, there is another art to be learned - not to see what is not
People have to learn sometimes not only how much the heart, but how much the head, can bear.
As a general rule, people disappoint you as you know them.
I am always the better for open-air breathing, and was certainly meant for the wandering life of the Indian.
I had, early in life, a love for staging, but it is fast dying out. Nine hours over a rough road are enough to root out the most passionate love of that kind.
The best that can be said of my life so far is that it has been industrious, and the best that can be said of me is that I have not pretended to what I was not.
The world of learning is so broad, and the human soul is so limited in power!
I would as soon put a girl alone into a closet to meditate as give her only the society of her needle.
The Southern character is opposed to haste. Safety is of more worth than speed, and there is no hurry.
We especially need imagination in science.