Ah, when to the heart of man was it ever less than a treason to go with the drift of things to yield with a grace to reason and bow and accept at the end of a love or a season.
Always fall in with what you're asked to accept. Take what is given, and make it over your way. My aim in life has always been to hold my own with whatever's going. Not against: with.
The only way around is through.
If you don't know how great this country is, I know someone who does; Russia.
I had a lovers quarrel with the world.
My sorrow, when she's here with me, thinks these dark days of autumn rain are beautiful as days can be; she loves the bare, the withered tree; she walks the sodden pasture lane.
What is this talked-of mystery of birth but being mounted bareback on the earth?
No tears in the writer, no tears in the reader.
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By working faithfully eight hours a day, you may eventually get to be a boss and work twelve hours a day.
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Most of the change we think we see in life is due to truths being in and out of favor.
The first thing I do in the morning is to make my bed and while I am making up my bed I am making up my mind as to what kind of a day I am going to have.
Half the world is composed of people who have something to say and can't, and the other half who have nothing to say and keep on saying it.
Something there is that doesn't love a wall, and wants it down.
I'm not confused, I'm just well mixed.
The best way out of a difficulty is through it.