"The only business of the head in the world is to bow a ceaseless obeisance to the heart."
"Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to pause and reflect."William Butler Yeats on Mark Twain
"The hardest thing to understand in the world is the income tax."William Butler Yeats on Albert Einstein
"There are no secrets to success. It is the result of preparation, hard work, and learning from failure."William Butler Yeats on Colin Powell
"Most of the important things in the world have been accomplished by people who have kept on trying when there seemed to be no hope at all."William Butler Yeats on Dale Carnegie
"If there is anything that a man can do well, I say let him do it. Give him a chance."William Butler Yeats on Abraham Lincoln
"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."