Never mind the odds against you. If you doubled your effort, what would the odds against you do — send for reinforcements?
Whatever you think the world is withholding from you, you are withholding from the world.
Anywhere you go liking everyone, everyone will be likeable.
The real “it is well” is something I say from the ground, having fallen.
So our human life but dies down to its root, and still puts forth its green blade to eternity.
Surrounded by people who love life, you love it too; surrounded by people who don’t, you don’t.
If you call a thing bad you do little, if you call a thing good you do much.
We must be willing to get rid of the life we’ve planned, so as to have the life that is waiting for us.
In the depth of winter I finally learned that there was in me an invincible summer.
Leroy bet me I couldn’t find a pot of gold at the end, and I told him that was a stupid bet because the rainbow was enough.