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“Responsibilities develop us and enable us to grow in stature. If we are deprived of them our personality dwindles.”
“She has a genius for listening. That is how she gives the impression of taking one into her confidence.”
“The unfortunate thing about certain ills is that they bring others in their train — more serious ones ...”
“We are by nature unequally endowed with the sense of what is essentially right and proper. Or rather, each one of us puts the accent on whatever seems most suitable in his particular case.”
“There are few souls strong enough to stand success ...”
“For our ruin or our salvation, the thing we long for with a great enough longing is always given us.”