Most people go on living their everyday life: half frightened, half indifferent, they behold the ghostly tragi-comedy that is being performed on the international stage before the eyes and ears of the world.
It is incumbent on every generation to pay its own debts as it goes. A principle which if acted on would save one-half the wars of the world.
Once you are free, everything happens for you. You vibrate differently, and the world changes.
We Americans... bear the ark of liberties of the world.
Character is formed in the stormy billows of the world.
Nothing in this world is a gift. Whatever must be learned must be learned the hard way.
Glance into the world just as though time were gone and everything crooked will become straight to you.
One never reaches home, but wherever friendly paths intersect the whole world looks like home for a time.