"Life is short and we have never too much time for gladdening the hearts of those who are travelling the dark journey with us. Oh be swift to love, make haste to be kind."
"Let him who would enjoy a good future waste none of his present."Henri Frederic Amiel on Roger Babson
"The best thing about the future is that it comes one day at a time."Henri Frederic Amiel on Abraham Lincoln
"Lost time is never found again."Henri Frederic Amiel on Benjamin Franklin
"Patience and time do more than strength or passion."Henri Frederic Amiel on Jean de La Fontaine
"The future is something which everyone reaches at the rate of 60 minutes an hour, whatever he does, whoever he is."Henri Frederic Amiel on C. S. Lewis
"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."