In my day, we didn't have self-esteem, we had self-respect, and no more of it than we had earned.
- Jane Haddam
Moderation is the silken string running through the pearl chain of all virtues.
- Bishop Joseph Hall
Never 'for the sake of peace and quiet' deny your own experience or convictions.
- Dag Hammarskjold
If you don't have a dream, how are you going to make a dream come true?
Oscar Hammerstein II
Life really can be so simple... You create your opportunities by asking for them.
Regret for the things we did can be tempered by time; it is regret for the things we did not do that is inconsolable.
- Sydney J. Harris
Vision is not enough, it must be combined with venture. It is not enough to stare up the steps, we must step up the stairs.
- Vaclav Havel
If you hate something thoroughly without knowing why, you can be sure there is something of it in your own nature.
- Friedrich Hebbel
Sometimes I wonder if men and women really suit each other. Perhaps they should live next door and just visit now and then.
- Katharine Hepburn
He that knows nothing doubts nothing.
Nobody can contribute to the best of humanity who does not make the best out of himself.
- Johann Gottfried Herder
I've been searching for days, for the exact red for this rose. Yet I don't have the color, that He chose.
- Toon Hermans
My basic principle is that you don't make decisions because they are easy; you don't make them because they are cheap; you don't make them because they're popular; you make them because they're right.
- Theodore M. Hesburgh
Some of us think holding on makes us strong; but sometimes it is letting go.
- Hermann Hesse