"Credulity is the man's weakness, but the child's strength."
"We gain strength, and courage, and confidence by each experience in which we really stop to look fear in the face... we must do that which we think we cannot."Charles Lamb on Eleanor Roosevelt
"That which does not kill us makes us stronger."Charles Lamb on Friedrich Nietzsche
"Character cannot be developed in ease and quiet. Only through experience of trial and suffering can the soul be strengthened, ambition inspired, and success achieved."Charles Lamb on Helen Keller
"Do not pray for easy lives. Pray to be stronger men."Charles Lamb on John F. Kennedy
"The world breaks everyone, and afterward, some are strong at the broken places."Charles Lamb on Ernest Hemingway
"Let us live for the beauty of our own reality."
"The most common error made in matters of appearance is the belief that one should disdain the superficial and let the true beauty of one's soul shine through. If there are places on your body where this is a possibility, you are not attractive - you are leaking."
"The human species, according to the best theory I can form of it, is composed of two distinct races, the men who borrow and the men who lend."
"New Year's Day is every man's birthday."
"Tis the privilege of friendship to talk nonsense, and have her nonsense respected."