"Power is so characteristically calm, that calmness in itself has the aspect of 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."Edward G. Bulwer Lytton on Eleanor Roosevelt
"That which does not kill us makes us stronger."Edward G. Bulwer Lytton 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."Edward G. Bulwer Lytton on Helen Keller
"Do not pray for easy lives. Pray to be stronger men."Edward G. Bulwer Lytton on John F. Kennedy
"The world breaks everyone, and afterward, some are strong at the broken places."Edward G. Bulwer Lytton on Ernest Hemingway
"It is not by the gray of the hair that one knows the age of the heart."
"Anger ventilated often hurries towards forgiveness anger concealed often hardens into revenge."
"In life, as in art, the beautiful moves in curves."
"Art and science have their meeting point in method."
"The best teacher is the one who suggests rather than dogmatizes, and inspires his listener with the wish to teach himself."