Don't part with your illusions. When they are gone you may still exist, but you have ceased to live.
Sow a thought and you get an act; Sow an act and you get a habit; Sow a habit and you get a character; Sow a character and you get a destiny.
Every life has a measure of sorrow, and sometimes this is what awakens us.
We keep moving forward, opening new doors, and doing new things, because we're curious and curiosity keeps leading us down new paths.
We are called to be architects of the future, not its victims.
Let the guarantee of free speech be in every man's determination to use it, and we shall have no need of paper declarations.
Don't be concerned others not appreciating you. Be concerned about your not appreciating others.
Have you ever noticed that anybody driving slower than you is an idiot, and anyone going faster than you is a maniac?
How people treat you is their karma; how you react is yours.
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.
I have always regarded myself as the pillar of my life.
Even when you think you have your life all mapped out, things happen that shape your destiny in ways you might never have imagined.
A life not lived for others is not a life.
A wise girl kisses but doesn't love, listens but doesn't believe, and leaves before she is left.
I did then what I knew how to do. Now that I know better, I do better.
Life is not divided into semesters. You don't get summers off and very few employers are interested in helping you find yourself.
Is it not enough that 'things are cruel and blind'? Must we also be cruel and blind?
Old minds are like old horses; you must exercise them if you wish to keep them in working order.
The behavior of a human being in sexual matters is often a prototype for the whole of his other modes of reaction in life.
There are two tragedies in life. One is to lose your heart's desire. The other is to gain it.
The privilege of a lifetime is to become who you truly are.