"Be not afraid of greatness: some are born great, some achieve greatness, and some have greatness thrust upon them."
"I slept and dreamt that life was joy. I awoke and saw that life was service. I acted and behold, service was joy."
"That best portion of a good man's life, His little, nameless, unremembered acts of kindness and of love."
"A person who has not done one half his day's work by ten o'clock, runs a chance of leaving the other half undone."
"Hateful to me as the gates of Hades is that man who hides one thing in his heart and speaks another."
"How blessed are some people, whose lives have no fears, no dreads; to whom sleep is a blessing that comes nightly, and brings nothing but sweet dreams."