There shouldn’t be a sliding scale of death. The weight of it is crushing.
Each day gives the opportunity for you to be treated right, to feel worthy, and to be successful. It’s a choice you have to make, faith you have to have, and it’s a truth about you that you only need to see.
To trust one’s mind and to know that one is worthy of happiness is the essence of self-esteem.
Kindnesses are easily forgotten; but injuries! -- what worthy man does not keep those in mind?
When you confer a benefit on those worthy of it, you confer a favor on all.
You do the right thing even if it makes you feel bad.
The purpose of life is not to be happy but to be worthy of happiness.
It is difficult to make a man miserable while he feels he is worthy of himself and claims kindred to the great God who made him.
Gossip is only the lack of a worthy memory.
The idea that is not dangerous is not worthy of being called an idea at all.
Only the words of love kept alive are worthy of not being wasted
The free world must not prove itself worthy of its own past.
Kindnesses are easily forgotten; but injuries! what worthy man does not keep those in mind?
I have in sincerity pledged myself to your service, as so many of you are pledged to mine. Throughout all my life and with all my heart I shall strive to be worthy of your trust.
No one is worthy of a good home here or in heaven that is not willing to be in peril for a good cause.
The liberally educated person is one who is able to resist the easy and preferred answers, not because he is obstinate but because he knows others worthy of consideration.
Many people have the wrong idea of what constitutes true happiness.
It is not attained through self-gratification, but through fidelity to a worthy purpose.
The Impossible Generalized Man today is the critic who believes in loving those unworthy of love as well as those worthy --yet believes this only insofar as no personal risk is entailed. Meaning he loves no one, worthy or no. This is what makes him impossible.
Morality is not the doctrine of how we may make ourselves happy, but how we may make ourselves worthy of happiness.