"Beware how you take away hope from any human being."
"Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow. The important thing is not to stop questioning."Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr. on Albert Einstein
"We must accept finite disappointment, but never lose infinite hope."Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr. on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"None are more hopelessly enslaved than those who falsely believe they are free."Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr. on Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
"My great hope is to laugh as much as I cry to get my work done and try to love somebody and have the courage to accept the love in return."Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr. on Maya Angelou
"I find hope in the darkest of days, and focus in the brightest. I do not judge the universe."Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr. on Dalai Lama
"Young man, the secret of my success is that an early age I discovered that I was not God."
"A child's education should begin at least one hundred years before he is born."
"It seems to me that at this time we need education in the obvious more than the investigation of the obscure."
"I have no respect for the passion of equality, which seems to me merely idealizing envy."
"A mind that is stretched by a new experience can never go back to its old dimensions."