"To live we must conquer incessantly, we must have the courage to be happy."
"Your time is limited, so don't waste it living someone else's life. Don't be trapped by dogma - which is living with the results of other people's thinking. Don't let the noise of others' opinions drown out your own inner voice. And most important, have the courage to follow your heart and intuition."Henri Frederic Amiel on Steve Jobs
"You gain strength, courage, and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face. You are able to say to yourself, 'I lived through this horror. I can take the next thing that comes along.'"Henri Frederic Amiel on Eleanor Roosevelt
"I learned that courage was not the absence of fear, but the triumph over it. The brave man is not he who does not feel afraid, but he who conquers that fear."Henri Frederic Amiel on Nelson Mandela
"Courage is what it takes to stand up and speak courage is also what it takes to sit down and listen."Henri Frederic Amiel on Winston Churchill
"There are no easy answers' but there are simple answers. We must have the courage to do what we know is morally right."Henri Frederic Amiel on Ronald Reagan
"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."
"Common sense is the measure of the possible it is composed of experience and prevision it is calculation applied to life."