Bad times have a scientific value. These are occasions a good learner would not miss.
My evening visitors, if they cannot see the clock, should find the time in my face.
Those who live to the future must always appear selfish to those who live to the present
Our greatest glory is not in never failing, but in rising up every time we fail.
These times of ours are serious and full of calamity, but all times are essentially alike
Time dissipates to shining ether the solid angularity of facts
So much of our time is spent in preparation, so much in routine, and so much in retrospect, that the amount of each person's genius is confined to a very few hours.
The sum of wisdom is that time is never lost that is devoted to work.
He who is in love is wise and is becoming wiser, sees newly every time he looks at the object beloved, drawing from it with his eyes and his mind those virtues which it possesses.
The years teach much the days never know.
Men suffer all their life long, under the foolish superstition that they can be cheated. But it is as impossible for a man to be cheated by any one but himself, as for a thing to be and not to be at the same time.
Little minds have little worries, big minds have no time for worries.
Manners require time, and nothing is more vulgar than haste.
The greatest glory in living lies not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall.
This time, like all times, is a very good one, if we but know what to do with it.