I miss you even more than I could have believed; and I was prepared to miss you a good deal.
It is necessary to write, if the days are not to slip emptily by.
Nothing earns respect so quickly as letting your fellows see that you are a match for them.
Young people compel one to look forward on a life full of effort. Old people permit one to look backward on a life whose effort is over and done with.
Forget not bees in winter, though they sleep!