1. 10

    A weed is but an unloved flower.

    31
  2. 9

    To sin by silence, when they should protest, makes cowards of men.

    39
  3. 8

    Always continue the climb. It is possible for you to do whatever you choose, if you first get to know who you are and are willing to work with a power that is greater than ourselves to do it.

    40
  4. 7

    When we tire of well-worn ways, we seek for new. This restless craving in the souls of men spurs them to climb, and to seek the mountain view.

    52
  5. 6

    So many gods, so many creeds, so many paths that wind and wind while just the art of being kind is all the sad world needs.

    52
  6. 5

    There is no chance, no destiny, no fate, that can circumvent or hinder or control the firm resolve of a determined soul.

    54
  7. 4

    Divine the Powers that on this trio wait. Supreme their conquest, over Time and Fate. Love, Work, and Faith - these three alone are great.

    56
  8. 3

    The truest greatness lies in being kind, the truest wisdom in a happy mind.

    57
  9. 2

    There's one sad truth in life I've found While journeying east and west - The only folks we really wound Are those we love the best. We flatter those we scarcely know, We please the fleeting guest, And deal full many a thoughtless blow To those who love us best.

    64
  10. 1

    I am the voice of the voiceless; Through me the dumb shall speak. Till the deaf world's ears be made to hear. The wrongs of the wordless weak. And I am my brothers keeper, And I will fight his fights; And speak the words for beast and bird. Till the world shall set things right.

    89
  11. Last Update: 6 February 2023

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