Friendship is composed of a single soul inhabiting two bodies.
A true friend is one soul in two bodies.
Wishing to be friends is quick work, but friendship is a slow-ripening fruit.
There is no great genius without a mixture of madness.
First, have a definite, clear practical ideal; a goal, an objective. Second, have the necessary means to achieve your ends; wisdom, money, materials, and methods. Third, adjust all your means to that end.
Man is a goal seeking animal. His life only has meaning if he is reaching out and striving for his goals.
It is easy to perform a good action, but not easy to acquire a settled habit of performing such actions.
We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit.
It is well to be up before daybreak, for such habits contribute to health, wealth, and wisdom.
Happiness depends upon ourselves.
Happiness is a sort of action.
Happiness is activity.
If happiness is activity in accordance with excellence, it is reasonable that it should be in accordance with the highest excellence.
Hope is the dream of a waking man.
Hope is a waking dream.