Every artist dips his brush in his own soul, and paints his own nature into his pictures.
A person without a sense of humor is like a wagon without springs. It’s jolted by every pebble on the road.
We should not judge people by their peak of excellence; but by the distance they have traveled from the point where they started.
A library is not a luxury but one of the necessities of life.
Gratitude is the fairest blossom which springs from the soul.
Hold yourself responsible for a higher standard than anybody expects of you. Never excuse yourself.
The art of being happy lies in the power of extracting happiness from common things.
We never know the love of a parent till we become parents ourselves.
Flowers are the sweetest things God ever made and forgot to put a soul into.
Never forget what a person says to you when they are angry.