No man is happy without a delusion of some kind. Delusions are as necessary to our happiness as realities..
It is the passion that is in a kiss that gives to it its sweetness, it is the affection in a kiss that sanctifies it
There is probably no hell for authors in the next world--they suffer so much from critics and publishers in this one.
It is the passion that is in a kiss that gives to it its sweetness it is the affection in a kiss that sanctifies it.
Courage enlarges, cowardice diminishes resources. In desperate straits the fears of the timid aggravate the dangers that imperil the brave.
There is great beauty in going through life without anxiety or fear. Half our fears are baseless, and the other half discreditable.