It's never too late to be who you might have been.
With respect to excellence of Style and Composition, it may perhaps be said that to practised ears the most pleasing Music is such as has the merit of novelty, added to refinement, and ingenious contrivance; and to the ignorant, such as is most familiar and common.
Music is the medicine of the breaking heart.
He who knows only his side of the case, knows little of that.
John Stuart Mill
The wealth of a man is the number of things which he loves and blesses, which he is loved and blessed by!
Take nothing on its looks; take everything on evidence. There's no better rule
Some laws of state aimed at curbing crime are even more criminal.
Any woman who is sure of her own wits, is a match, at any time, for a man who is not sure of his own temper.
You are indebted to your imagination for three-fourths of your importance.
By sealing our work with our blood, we may see at least the bright dawn of universal happiness.
The most original authors are not so because they advance what is new, but because they put what they have to say as if it had never been said before.
Johann von Goethe
It is possible to give without loving, but it is impossible to love without giving.