Genius is sorrow's child.
A jug fills drop by drop.
I've got a woman's ability to stick to a job and get on with it when everyone else walks off and leaves it.
You are 27 or 28 right? It is very tough to live at that age. When nothing is sure. I have sympathy with you.
I fully realize that no wealth or position can long endure, unless built upon truth and justice; therefore, I will engage in no transaction which does not benefit all whom it affects.
Each soul is potentially divine.
I have often been accused of putting my foot in my mouth, but I will never put my hand in your pockets
Three may keep a secret, if two of them are dead.
Usually when people are sad, they don't do anything. They just cry over their condition. But when they get angry, they bring about a change.
No flying machine will ever fly from New York to Paris.
The day of individual happiness has passed
It is by no means an irrational fancy that, in a future existence, we shall look upon what we think our present existence, as a dream.
You don't have to be the Dalai Lama to tell people that life's about change.
For the meaning of life differs from man to man, from day to day and from hour to hour. What matters, therefore, is not the meaning of life in general but rather the specific meaning of a person's life at a given moment.
It seldom happens that any felicity comes so pure as not to be tempered and allayed by some mixture of sorrow.
When people start asking you to do the same thing over and over again, that's when you know you're way too close to something that you don't want to be near.
The more you like yourself, the less you are like anyone else, which makes you unique.
Human decency is not derived from religion. It precedes it.
An intense anticipation itself transforms possibility into reality; our desires being often but precursors of the things which we are capable of performing.
A book is a mirror: if an ape looks into it an apostle is hardly likely to look out.
Before I speak, I have something important to say.