Teaching school is but another word for sure and not very slow destruction.
Thomas Carlyle (1795 - 1881)
Source: H. Eves In Mathematical Circles, Boston: Prindle, Weber and Schmidt, 1969.
Contributed by: Zaady
The tragedy of life is not so much what men suffer, but rather what they miss.
The fearful unbelief is unbelief in yourself.
Of all God's creatures, Man alone is poor.
The Ideal is in thyself, the impediments too is in thyself.
Source: Sartor Resartus
Having a purpose in life, throw into your work such strength of mind and muscle as God has given you.
Of all the acts of man, repentance is the most divine.
Source: Albert W. Daw Collection
A great man shows his greatness by the way he treats little men.
Let a man try faithfully, manfully to be right, he will daily grow more and more right. It is at the bottom of the condition on which all men have to cultivate themselves.
Clean undeniable right, clear undeniable might: either of these once ascertained puts an end to battle. All battle is a confused experiment to ascertain one and both of these.
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