"We tell our triumphs to the crowds, but our own hearts are the sole confidants of our sorrows."
"When you are joyous, look deep into your heart and you shall find it is only that which has given you sorrow that is giving you joy. When you are sorrowful look again in your heart, and you shall see that in truth you are weeping for that which has been your delight."Edward G. Bulwer Lytton on Khalil Gibran
"Every man has his secret sorrows which the world knows not and often times we call a man cold when he is only sad."Edward G. Bulwer Lytton on Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
"I seldom think about my limitations, and they never make me sad. Perhaps there is just a touch of yearning at times but it is vague, like a breeze among flowers."Edward G. Bulwer Lytton on Helen Keller
"If my world were to cave in tomorrow, I would look back on all the pleasures, excitements and worthwhilenesses I have been lucky enough to have had. Not the sadness, not my miscarriages or my father leaving home, but the joy of everything else. It will have been enough."Edward G. Bulwer Lytton on Audrey Hepburn
"Sadness is but a wall between two gardens."Edward G. Bulwer Lytton on Khalil Gibran
"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."