Quick sensitivity is inseperable from a ready understanding.
Your purpose in life is to find your purpose and give your whole heart and soul to it.
Life belongs to the living, and he who lives must be prepared for changes
A man who dares to waste one hour of time has not discovered the value of life.
Noble life demands a noble architecture for noble uses of noble men. Lack of culture means what it has always meant: ignoble civilization and therefore imminent downfall.
Between two evils, I always pick the one I never tried before.
If you have zest and enthusiasm, you attract zest and enthusiasm. Life does give back in kind.
There is nothing enlightened about shrinking so that other people won't feel insecure around you. We are all meant to shine, as children do.
We were all at once terribly alone; and alone we must see it through.
Life is the dancer and you are the dance.
When one has not had a good father, one must create one.
Work harder on yourself than you do on your job.
Most people are other people. Their thoughts are someone else's opinions, their lives a mimicry, their passions a quotation.
I used to live in a room full of mirrors; all I could see was me. I take my spirit and I crash my mirrors, now the whole world is here for me to see.
Safeguarding the rights of others is the most noble and beautiful end of a human being.
To one extent, if you've seen one city slum, you've seen them all.
Life should be great rather than long.
Close by the Rights of Man, at the least set beside them, are the Rights of the Spirit.
The worldly comforts are not for me. I am like a traveller, who takes rest under a tree in the shade and then goes on his way.
Anyone who lives within their means suffers from a lack of imagination.
To be interested in the changing seasons is . . . a happier state of mind than to be hopelessly in love with spring.