Courage is a kind of salvation.
Nobody realizes that some people expend tremendous energy merely to be normal.
Time is really the only capital that any human being has and the thing that he can least afford to waste or lose
The rich will do anything for the poor but get off their backs.
Shame is an ornament to the young; a disgrace to the old.
I have learned to seek my happiness by limiting my desires, rather than in attempting to satisfy them.
A man's true character comes out when he's drunk.
The happiest is the person who suffers the least pain; the most miserable who enjoys the least pleasure.
Live as if you were living a second time, and as though you had acted wrongly the first time.
Live your life as though your every act were to become a universal law.
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.
First, then, God, being all-just, wishes to do justice; being all-wise, knows what justice is; being all-powerful, can do justice. Why then injustice?
A life not lived for others is not a life.
Anyone who knows anything of history knows that great social changes are impossible without feminine upheaval. Social progress can be measured exactly by the social position of the fair sex, the ugly ones included
I desire to live in peace and to continue the life I have begun under the motto 'to live well you must live unseen'
Should you find yourself in a chronically leaking boat, energy devoted to changing vessels is likely to be more productive than energy devoted to patching leaks.
Middle age has been defined as what happens when a person's broad mind and narrow waist change places.
In their innocence, very young children know themselves to be light and love. If we will allow them, they can teach us to see ourselves the same way.
Dictators ride to and fro upon tigers which they dare not dismount. And the tigers are getting hungry.
Do what's right for you, as long as it don't hurt no one
Science is the outcome of being prepared to live without certainty and therefore a mark of maturity. It embraces doubt and loose ends.