1. Children are like wet cement. Whatever falls on them makes an impression.
2. More love, more peace, more of the bliss of the fireside(家庭幸福) is what this age needs.
3. The important thing is not so much that every child should be taught as that every child should given the wish to learn.
4. Fears are worse than facts.
5. A long dispute means both parties are wrong.
6. Someone who makes you laugh is a comedian. Someone who makes you think and then laugh is a humorist.
7. He that plants trees loves others besides himself.
8. I always prefer to believe the best of everybody—it saves so much trouble.
9. Never put off until tomorrow what you can do today.
10. Youth and experience seldom exist together.
11. The mind is its own place, and in itself can make a heaven of hell, a hell of heaven.
12. Encouragement after censure(責難) is as the sun after shower.
13. He who gives promises lightly is often careless about keeping them.
14. The foolish person seeks happiness in the distance; the wise person grows it under his feet.
15. Good intentions are not good unless (it is) carried out.
To be continued