Reflect upon your present blessings — of which every man has many — not on your past misfortunes, of which all men have some.
No one is useless in this world who lightens the burdens of another.
Have a heart that never hardens, and a temper that never tires, and a touch that never hurts.
It was the best of times, it was the worst of times.
A loving heart is the truest wisdom.
We need never be ashamed of our tears.
A wonderful fact to reflect upon, that every human creature is constituted to be that profound secret and mystery to every other.
It is a far, far better thing that I do, than I have ever done; it is a far, far better rest that I go to, than I have ever known.
There are books of which the backs and covers are by far the best parts.
The pain of parting is nothing to the joy of meeting again.
The men who learn endurance, are they who call the whole world, brother.