1、Time is a bird for ever on the wing.
2、Life teaches to be less harsh with ourselves and with others.
3、The burden of this world is too great for one man to bear, and the world's sorrow too heavy for one heart to suffer.
4、Everyone is a moon, and has a dark side which he never shows to anybody.
5、One of the most striking differences between a cat and a lie is that a cat has only nine lives.
6、We want to live by each other's happiness-not by each other's misery.
7、People ask you for criticism, but they only want praise.
8、Do not, for one repulse, forgo the purpose that you resolved to effort.
9、Ignorance is not innocence but sin.
10、Man is not much beside the great birds and beasts.
11、Pain does not matter to a man.
12、The man who has made up his mind to win will never say " Impossible".
13、A day is a miniature of eternity.
14、History is the might Tower of Experience, which Time has built amidst the endless fields of bygone ages.
15、We can't form our children on our own concepts; we must take them and love them as God gives them to us.
16、There are more things to admire in men than to despise.
17、The history of man is the record of a hungry creature in search of food.
18、Dictionaries are like watches; the worst is better than none, and the best cannot be expected to go quite true.
19、If there were less sympathy in the world, there would be less trouble in the world.
20、Life is a progress from want to want, not from enjoyment to enjoyment.
21、Writers are well-known for their powers of invention and imagination.
22、We have chains, though no eye beholds them; and we are slaves, though men call us free.
23、There is no such thing as darkness; only a failure to see.
24、"But he hasn't got anything on!" a little child said.------Andersen, "The Emperor's New Clothes"
25、You shall have joy, or you shall have power, said God; you shall not have both.
26、What interests me is living and dying for what one loves.
27、Teas in the listener's eyes are the finest possible reward for any singer.------Andersen, "The Nightingale"
28、"Classic." A book which people praise and don't read.
29、If a nation values anything more than freedom, it will lose its freedom; and the irony of it is that if it is comfort or money it values more, it will lose that too.
30、Once a gentleman, and always a gentleman.
31、If we had no winter, the spring would not be so pleasant; if we did not sometimes taste of adversity, prosperity would not be so welcome.------Bradstreet, "Meditations Divine & Moral"
32、In war, the strong makes slaves of the weak, and in peace the rich makes slaves of poor.
33、If there is one thing one can always yearn for and sometimes attain, it is human love.
34、Miracles sometimes occur, but one has to work terribly for them.
35、I disapprove of what you say, but I will defend to the death your right to say it.
36、Man is not made for defeat. A man can be destroyed but not defeated.
37、Morality may consist solely in the courage of making a choice.
38、Anyone can carry his burden, however hard, until nightfall. Anyone can do his work, however hard, for one day.
39、If you do not learn to think when you are young, you may never learn.
40、"I have many beautiful flowers," he said, "but the children are the most beautiful flowers of all."------Wilde, "The Selfish Giant".