We convince by our presence.
Keep your face always toward the sunshine - and shadows will fall behind you.
I have learned that to be with those I like is enough.
And I will show that nothing can happen more beautiful than death.
Every moment of light and dark is a miracle.
To die is different from what any one supposed, and luckier.
When I give I give myself.
Simplicity is the glory of expression.
The real war will never get in the books.
I no doubt deserved my enemies, but I don't believe I deserved my friends.
If you done it, it ain't bragging.
In the confusion we stay with each other, happy to be together, speaking without uttering a single word.
Judging from the main portions of the history of the world, so far, justice is always in jeopardy.
I heard what was said of the universe, heard it and heard it of several thousand years; it is middling well as far as it goes - but is that all?
I may be as bad as the worst, but, thank God, I am as good as the best.
I say that democracy can never prove itself beyond cavil, until it founds and luxuriantly grows its own forms of art, poems, schools, theology, displacing all that exists, or that has been produced anywhere in the past, under opposite influences.
I say to mankind, Be not curious about God. For I, who am curious about each, am not curious about God - I hear and behold God in every object, yet understand God not in the least.
I see great things in baseball. It's our game - the American game.
If any thing is sacred, the human body is sacred.
Let that which stood in front go behind, let that which was behind advance to the front, let bigots, fools, unclean persons, offer new propositions, let the old propositions be postponed.
Let your soul stand cool and composed before a million universes.
Nothing can happen more beautiful than death.
Nothing endures but personal qualities.
Now I see the secret of making the best person: it is to grow in the open air and to eat and sleep with the earth.
O public road, I say back I am not afraid to leave you, yet I love you, you express me better than I can express myself.