Quotes by Max Ehrmann

Many fears are born of fatigue and loneliness.

Max Ehrmann

You are a child of the Universe, no less than the moon and the stars you have a right to be here. And whether or not it is clear to you, no doubt the Universe is unfolding as it should.

Max Ehrmann

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The Human Spirit can never be paralyzed. If you are breathing, you can dream.

Michael Brown

Draw a crazy picture,Write a nutty poem,Sing a mumble-gumble song,Whistle through your comb.Do a loony-goony dance'Cross the kitchen floor,Put something silly in the worldThat ain't been there before.

Shel Silverstein

One cannot be always laughing at a man without now and then stumbling on something witty.

Jane Austen

People who imagine themselves to be self-made seldom enjoy examining the process of manufacture in detail.

Richard Russo

He who survives will see the outcome.

French Proverb »

There's a moment coming. It's not here yet. It's still on the way. It's in the future. It hasn't arrived. Here it comes. Here it is It's gone.

George »

Elegance of language may not be in the power of all of us; but simplicity and straight forwardness are. Write much as you would speak; speak as you think. If with your inferior, speak no coarser than usual; if with your superiors, no finer. Be what you say; and, within the rules of prudence, say what you are.

Alford »