One day, in retrospect, the years of struggle will strike you as the most beautiful.
Life should be great rather than long.
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.
If you have been sunned through and through like an apricot on a wall from your earliest days, you are oversensitive to any withdrawal of heat.
It is easier to influence strong than weak characters in life.
Just as modern motorways have no room for ox-carts or wandering pedestrians, so modern society has little place for lives and ways that are too eccentric.
It is only because of problems that we grow mentally and spiritually.
All that happens means something; nothing you do is ever insignificant.
Live for yourself and you will live in vain;Live for others, and you will live again.
Its not the men in your life that matters, its the life in your men.
He who kisses joy as it flies by will live in eternity's sunrise.
There are only two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as though everything is a miracle.
Middle age has been defined as what happens when a person's broad mind and narrow waist change places.
By putting forward the hands of the clock you shall not advance the hour.
We fear our highest possibility (as well as our lowest one). We are generally afraid to become that which we can glimpse in our most perfect moments.
The happiest is the person who suffers the least pain; the most miserable who enjoys the least pleasure.
History is the devil's scripture.
History is a set of lies agreed upon.
Simplicity is the keynote of all true elegance.
What would life be if we had no courage to attempt anything?
If you have zest and enthusiasm, you attract zest and enthusiasm. Life does give back in kind.