Meaning of Excess on occasion is exhilarating. It prevents moderation from acquiring the deadening effect of a habit. :W. Somerset Maugham
Life is a process of becoming, a combination of states we have to go through. Where people fail is that they wish to elect a state and remain in it. This is a kind of death.
One way to become enthusiastic is to look for the plus sign. To make progress in any difficult situation, you have to start with whats right about it and build on that.
Those of little understanding say the world will soon end. It is the current age that is coming to an end. The end of this age is the beginning of the next.
I only seem negative to the fortunate. That’s because I show the less fortunate that they aren’t less fortunate after all.
When the intellect and affections are in harmony; when intellectual consciousness is calm and deep; inspiration will not be confounded with fancy.