The journey of a thousand miles begins with one step.
Life is like playing a violin solo in public and learning the instrument as one goes on.
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?
How wonderful it is that nobody need wait a single moment before starting to improve the world.
Your pain is the breaking of the shell that encloses your understanding... And could you keep your heart in wonder at the daily miracles of your life, your pain would not seem less wondrous than your joy
Even truth needs to be clad in new garments if it is to appeal to a new age.
The privilege of a lifetime is to become who you truly are.
Everything in the world is about sex except sex. Sex is about power.
Without a measureless and perpetual uncertainty, the drama of human life would be destroyed.
Work harder on yourself than you do on your job.
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 must be willing to fail and to appreciate the truth that often 'Life is not a problem to be solved, but a mystery to be lived.'
Too much of a good thing can be wonderful!
Between two evils, I always pick the one I never tried before.
Breathe. Let go. And remind yourself that this very moment is the only one you know you have for sure.
I would rather live in a world where my life is surrounded by mystery than live in a world so small that my mind could comprehend it.
We must all obey the great law of change. It is the most powerful law of nature.
The gratification of wealth is not found in mere possession or in lavish expenditure, but in its wise application.
Life is not a problem to be solved, but a reality to be experienced.
History has shown there are no invincible armies.
Sometimes - history needs a push.