Let silence take you to the core of life.
In the long history of humankind (and animal kind, too) those who learned to collaborate and improvise most effectively have prevailed
One man with a gun can control 100 without one.
Life has its own hidden forces which you can only discover by living.
Whether I shall turn out to be the hero of my own life, or whether that station will be held by anybody else, these pages must show.
Never be bullied into silence. Never allow yourself to be made a victim. Accept no one's definition of your life; define yourself.
You never know what life is like, until you have lived it.
Blessed be Providence which has given to each his toy: the doll to the child, the child to the woman, the woman to the man, the man to the devil!
We are called to be architects of the future, not its victims.
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
When a woman conceives her true self, a miracle occurs and life around her begins again.
In the end, it's not the years in your life that count. It's the life in your years.
Each person must live their life as a model for others.
A mother takes twenty years to make a man of her boy, and another woman makes a fool of him in twenty minutes.
History has shown there are no invincible armies.
Colors, like features, follow the changes of the emotions.
I am an American; free born and free bred, where I acknowledge no man as my superior, except for his own worth, or as my inferior, except for his own demerit.
You never know when a moment and afew sincere words can have an impact on a life.
Amnesty is as good for those who give it as for those who receive it. It has the admirable quality of bestowing mercy on both sides.
Life is full of misery, loneliness, and suffering - and it's all over much too soon.
Life always waits for some crisis to occur before revealing itself at its most brilliant.