For morality life is a war, and the service of the highest is a sort of cosmic patriotism which also calls for volunteers.
More Quotes from William James:To be conscious means not simply to be, but to be reported, known, to have awareness of one's being added to that being.
Is life worth living? It all depends on the liver.
Every man who possibly can should force himself to a holiday of a full month in a year, whether he feels like taking it or not.
Whenever two men meet there are really six people present. There is each man as he sees himself, each man as the other sees him, and each man as he really is.
Do something everyday for no other reason than you would rather not do it, so that when the hour of dire need draws nigh, it may find you not unnerved and untrained to stand the test.
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