"Men at most differ as Heaven and Earth, but women, worst and best, as Heaven and Hell."
"Things turn out best for the people who make the best of the way things turn out."Alfred Lord Tennyson on John Wooden
"Experience hath shewn, that even under the best forms of government those entrusted with power have, in time, and by slow operations, perverted it into tyranny."Alfred Lord Tennyson on Thomas Jefferson
"In any moment of decision, the best thing you can do is the right thing, the next best thing is the wrong thing, and the worst thing you can do is nothing."Alfred Lord Tennyson on Theodore Roosevelt
"To be nobody but yourself in a world which is doing its best, night and day, to make you everybody else means to fight the hardest battle which any human being can fight and never stop fighting."Alfred Lord Tennyson on e. e. cummings
"In the practice of tolerance, one's enemy is the best teacher."Alfred Lord Tennyson on Dalai Lama
"Self-reverence, self-knowledge, self-control these three alone lead one to sovereign power."
"Let the great world spin for ever down the ringing grooves of change."
"Dreams are true while they last, and do we not live in dreams?"
"All experience is an arch wherethrough gleams that untravelled world whose margin fades for ever and for ever when I move."
"There lives more faith in honest doubt, believe me, than in half the creeds."