-This is a world of action, and not for moping and groaning in.
-No one is useless in this world who lightens the burdens of another.
-“At this festive season of the year, Mr Scrooge,” said the gentleman, taking up a pen, “it is more than usually desirable that we should make some slight provision for the poor and destitute, who suffer greatly at the present time. … We choose this time, because it is a time, of all others, when Want is keenly felt, and Abundance rejoices.”
-Have a heart that never hardens, and a temper that never tires, and a touch that never hurts.
-Minds, like bodies, will often fall into a pimpled, ill-conditioned state from mere excess of comfort.