One day you will ask me which is more important? My life or yours? I will say mine and you will walk away not knowing that you are my life.
Our life always expresses the result of our dominant thoughts.
A beautiful thing never gives so much pain as does failing to hear and see it.
In order to seek truth, it is necessary once in the course of our life to doubt, as far as possible, of all things.
I have learned to seek my happiness by limiting my desires, rather than in attempting to satisfy them.
It would please me best if, at the last, a marble stone shall record that this Queen having lived such and such a time, lived and died a virgin.
Live for yourself and you will live in vain;Live for others, and you will live again.
The gratification of wealth is not found in mere possession or in lavish expenditure, but in its wise application.
If people do not believe that mathematics is simple, it is only because they do not realize how complicated life is.
Those who are easily shocked should be shocked more often.
Colors, like features, follow the changes of the emotions.
There's no advantage to hurrying through life.
Everything existing in the universe is the fruit of chance and necessity.
Any idiot can face a crisis; it's this day-to-day living that wears you out.
No passion in the world is equal to the passion to alter someone else's draft.
In every tragedy, an element of comedy is preserved. Comedy is just tragedy reversed.
We write to taste life twice, in the moment and in retrospect.
I think it can be shown that the law makes ten criminals where it restrains one.
Take a chance! All life is a chance. The man who goes farthest is generally the one who is willing to do and dare.
The true value of a human being is determined primarily by the measure and the sense in which he has attained to liberation from the self.
There is no worse bitterness than to reach the end of your life and realized you have not lived.