Do not say a little in many words but a great deal in a few.
The oldest, shortest words - "yes' and "no" - are those which require the most thought.
If there be light, then there is darkness; if cold, heat; if height, depth; if solid, fluid; if hard, soft; if rough, smooth; if calm, tempest; if prosperity, adversity; if life, death.
Rest satisfied with doing well, and leave others to talk of you as they will
A thought is an idea in transit.
Drawing is speaking to the eye; talking is painting to the ear.
(May 06, 1754 - May 03, 1824)
Success is the ability to go from one failure to another with no loss of enthusiasm.
(November 30, 1874 - January 24, 1965)
To me, the greatest pleasure of writing is not what it's about, but the inner music that words make.