Image: Collage of Sanskrit writings, Moorish arches, Russian Orthodox church with cursive script in background, Cla
Joy multiplies when it is shared among friends, but grief diminishes with every division. That is life.
I would define, in brief, the poetry of words as the rhythmical creation of beauty.
People say nothing is impossible, but I do nothing every day.
Reading is my favourite occupation, when I have leisure for it and books to read.
There is some good in the worst of us and some evil in the best of us. When we discover this, we are less prone to hate our enemies.
The more we love someone, the less we flatter them; it is by excusing nothing that true love shows itself.
The steward just asked me if I was not afraid to travel alone, and I said, "Why, it is life.
The capacity for friendship is God's way of apologizing for our families.
Ambition can creep as well as soar.
I have always found that actively loving
saves one from a morbid preoccupation
with the shortcomings of society.