The strongest principle of growth lies in the human choice.
The beginning of compunction is the beginning of a new life.
Cruelty, like every other vice, requires no motive outside of itself; it only requires opportunity.
Our dead are never dead to us, until we have forgotten them.
The reward of one duty is the power to fulfill another.
Animals are such agreeable friends - they ask no questions; they pass no criticisms.
It will never rain roses: when we want to have more roses we must plant more trees.
Life began with waking up and loving my mother's face.
Delicious autumn! My very soul is wedded to it, and if I were a bird I would fly about the earth seeking the successive autumns.
It is never too late to be what you might have been.
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