"Time is too slow for those who wait, too swift for those who fear, too long for those who grieve, too short for those who rejoice, but for those who love, time is eternity."
"Let him who would enjoy a good future waste none of his present."Henry Van Dyke on Roger Babson
"The best thing about the future is that it comes one day at a time."Henry Van Dyke on Abraham Lincoln
"Lost time is never found again."Henry Van Dyke on Benjamin Franklin
"Patience and time do more than strength or passion."Henry Van Dyke 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."Henry Van Dyke on C. S. Lewis
"Use what talents you possess the woods would be very silent if no birds sang there except those that sang best."
"Love is the best thing in the world, and the thing that lives the longest."
"It is with rivers as it is with people: the greatest are not always the most agreeable nor the best to live with."
"Culture is the habit of being pleased with the best and knowing why."
"Genius is talent set on fire by courage."