"Every life is a profession of faith, and exercises an inevitable and silent influence."
"Be faithful in small things because it is in them that your strength lies."Henri Frederic Amiel on Mother Teresa
"Faith is taking the first step even when you don't see the whole staircase."Henri Frederic Amiel on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Take the first step in faith. You don't have to see the whole staircase, just take the first step."Henri Frederic Amiel on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"All who call on God in true faith, earnestly from the heart, will certainly be heard, and will receive what they have asked and desired."Henri Frederic Amiel on Martin Luther
"Before the throne of the Almighty, man will be judged not by his acts but by his intentions. For God alone reads our hearts."Henri Frederic Amiel on Mahatma Gandhi
"I'm not interested in age. People who tell me their age are silly. You're as old as you feel."
"Let us be true: this is the highest maxim of art and of life, the secret of eloquence and of virtue, and of all moral authority."
"To know how to suggest is the great art of teaching. To attain it we must be able to guess what will interest we must learn to read the childish soul as we might a piece of music. Then, by simply changing the key, we keep up the attraction and vary the song."
"Pure truth cannot be assimilated by the crowd it must be communicated by contagion."
"To live we must conquer incessantly, we must have the courage to be happy."