Quotes by Pearl S. Buck

  • You cannot make yourself feel something you do not feel, but you can make yourself do right in spite of your feelings.


  • What is a neglected child? He is a child not planned for, not wanted. Neglect begins, therefore, before he is born.


  • Hunger makes a thief of any man.


  • The secret of joy in work is contained in one word - excellence. To know how to do something well is to enjoy it


  • The young do not know enough to be prudent, so they attempt the impossible and achieve it, generation after generation.