"The world breaks everyone, and afterward, some are strong at the broken places."
"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."Ernest Hemingway on Eleanor Roosevelt
"That which does not kill us makes us stronger."Ernest Hemingway 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."Ernest Hemingway on Helen Keller
"Do not pray for easy lives. Pray to be stronger men."Ernest Hemingway on John F. Kennedy
"Continuous effort - not strength or intelligence - is the key to unlocking our potential."Ernest Hemingway on Winston Churchill
"Hesitation increases in relation to risk in equal proportion to age."
"Prose is architecture, not interior decoration, and the Baroque is over."
"Switzerland is a small, steep country, much more up and down than sideways, and is all stuck over with large brown hotels built on the cuckoo clock style of architecture."
"Bullfighting is the only art in which the artist is in danger of death and in which the degree of brilliance in the performance is left to the fighter's honor."
"The best way to find out if you can trust somebody is to trust them."