Personality can open doors, but only character can keep them open.Elmer G. Letterman
What omniscience has music! So absolutely impersonal, yet every sufferer feels his secret sorrow soothed.Ralph Waldo Emerson
Life is just a quick succession of busy nothings.Jane Austen, Mansfield Park
Regrets are idle yet history is one long regret. Everything might have turned out so differently.Charles Dudley Warner
Indifference and neglect often do much more damage than outright dislike.J. K. Rowling
To have that sense of one's intrinsic worth... is potentially to have everything...Joan Didion
The universal brotherhood of man is our most precious possession.
Winter lies too long in country towns; hangs on until it is stale and shabby, old and sullen.