Quotations About This Subject
- Climb mountains to see lowlands.
- Enough shovels of earth -- a mountain. Enough pails of water -- a river.
- The harvest of old age is the recollection and abundance of blessing previously secured.
- I have always believed, and I still believe, that whatever good or bad fortune may come our way we can always give it meaning and transform it into something of value.
- Ever since I was a child I have had this instinctive urge for expansion and growth. To me, the function and duty of a quality human being is the sincere and honest development of one's potential.
- The strongest principle of growth lies in human choice.
- The need of expansion is as genuine an instinct in man as the need in a plant for the light, or the need in man himself for going upright. The love of liberty is simply the instinct in man for expansion.
- The minute a man ceases to grow, no matter what his years, that minute he begins to be old.
- The unexamined life is not worth living.
- All growth depends upon activity. There is no development physically or intellectually without effort, and effort means work.