Education is not the filling of a pail, but the lighting of a fire.
Filling Fire Lighting Pail
Life is a long preparation for something that never happens.
Life Life Is A Long Never Preparation
Being Irish, he had an abiding sense of tragedy, which sustained him through temporary periods of joy.
Being Had Him Irish Joy
The best lack all conviction, while the worst are full of passionate intensity.
Conviction Full Intensity Lack Passionate
I know that I shall meet my fate somewhere among the clouds above; those that I fight I do not hate, those that I guard I do not love.
Among Clouds Fate Fight Guard
People who lean on logic and philosophy and rational exposition end by starving the best part of the mind.
Best Best Part End Exposition Lean