For the man sound in body and serene of mind there is no such thing as bad weather; every sky has its beauty, and storms which whip the blood do but make it pulse more vigorously.
Topics: Bravery, Weather, Courage
It is familiarity with life that makes time speed quickly. When every day is a step in the unknown, as for children, the days are long with gathering of experience.
Topics: Time Management
Honest winter, snow clad and with the frosted beard, I can welcome not uncordially; but that long deferment of the calendar’s promise, that weeping loom of March and April, that bitter blast outraging the honor of May—how often has it robbed me of heart and hope.
I have the happiness of the passing moment, and what more can mortal ask?
Topics: The Present
The mind which renounces, once and forever, a futile hope, has its compensations in ever-growing calm.
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