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"Let a man then know his worth, and keep things under his feet. Let him not peep or steal, or skulk up and down with the air of a charity-boy, a bastard, or an interloper."
"Without a rich heart, wealth is an ugly beggar."
"Beware what you set your heart upon, for it surely shall be yours."
"Courage consists in equality to the problem before us."
"Heaven sometimes hedges a rare character about with ungainliness and odium, as the burr that protects the fruit."
"We are prisoners of ideas."
"We but half express ourselves, and are ashamed of that divine idea which each of us represents."
"It is a lesson which all history teaches wise men, to put trust in ideas, and not in circumstances."
"The key to every man is his thought. Sturdy and defying though he look, he has a helm which he obeys, which is the idea after which all his facts are classified. He can only be reformed by showing him a new idea which commands his own."
"Truth is the summit of being; justice is the application of it to affairs."