"As a child is indulged or checked in its early follies, a ground is generally laid for the happiness or misery of the future man."
"The empires of the future are the empires of the mind."Samuel Richardson on Winston Churchill
"Every saint has a past and every sinner has a future."Samuel Richardson on Oscar Wilde
"Again, you can't connect the dots looking forward you can only connect them looking backwards. So you have to trust that the dots will somehow connect in your future. You have to trust in something - your gut, destiny, life, karma, whatever. This approach has never let me down, and it has made all the difference in my life."Samuel Richardson on Steve Jobs
"I never think of the future - it comes soon enough."Samuel Richardson on Albert Einstein
"It is not in the stars to hold our destiny but in ourselves."Samuel Richardson on William Shakespeare
"The difference in the education of men and women must give the former great advantages over the latter, even where geniuses are equal."
"If the education and studies of children were suited to their inclinations and capacities, many would be made useful members of society that otherwise would make no figure in it."
"Quantity in food is more to be regarded than quality. A full meal is a great enemy both to study and industry."
"Marriage is the highest state of friendship. If happy, it lessens our cares by dividing them, at the same time that it doubles our pleasures by mutual participation."
"Where words are restrained, the eyes often talk a great deal."