"Falsehood is cowardice, the truth courage."
"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."Hosea Ballou 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.'"Hosea Ballou 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."Hosea Ballou on Nelson Mandela
"Courage is what it takes to stand up and speak courage is also what it takes to sit down and listen."Hosea Ballou 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."Hosea Ballou on Ronald Reagan
"Forty is the old age of youth, fifty is the youth of old age."
"Education commences at the mother's knee, and every word spoken within hearsay of little children tends toward the formation of character."
"Real happiness is cheap enough, yet how dearly we pay for its counterfeit."
"Suspicion is far more to be wrong than right more often unjust than just. It is no friend to virtue, and always an enemy to happiness."
"Tears of joy are like the summer rain drops pierced by sunbeams."