“Show me a good and gracious loser and I’ll show you a failure. ”
“You have to be strong enough to say if the culture doesn’t work, don’t buy it. ”
“We have too many intellectuals who are afraid to use the pistol of common sense. ”
“Endure the present, and watch for better things. ”
“Knowledge is of no value unless you put it into practice. ”
“To be ignorant of one’s ignorance is the malady of the ignorant. ”
Amos Bronson Alcott.
“But childhood prolonged, cannot remain a fairyland. It becomes a hell. ”