"Nor dread nor hope attend a dying animal a man awaits his end dreading and hoping all."
"Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow. The important thing is not to stop questioning."William Butler Yeats on Albert Einstein
"We must accept finite disappointment, but never lose infinite hope."William Butler Yeats on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"None are more hopelessly enslaved than those who falsely believe they are free."William Butler Yeats 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."William Butler Yeats on Maya Angelou
"I find hope in the darkest of days, and focus in the brightest. I do not judge the universe."William Butler Yeats on Dalai Lama
"I am of a healthy long lived race, and our minds improve with age."
"You that would judge me, do not judge alone this book or that, come to this hallowed place where my friends' portraits hang and look thereon Ireland's history in their lineaments trace think where man's glory most begins and ends and say my glory was I had such friends."
"The light of lights looks always on the motive, not the deed, the shadow of shadows on the deed alone."
"One should not lose one's temper unless one is certain of getting more and more angry to the end."
"The best lack all conviction, while the worst are full of passionate intensity."