Friday, January 15, 2010

You have a good many little gifts and virtues, but there is no need of parading them, for conceit spoils the finest genius. There is not much danger that real talent or goodness will be overlooked long, and the great charm of all power is modesty.

~Louisa May Alcott,
author of Little Women

Friday, January 01, 2010

There are many fine ideals which ware not realisable, and yet we do not refrain from teaching them.

~Peretz Smolenskin