It's often just enough to be with someone. I don't need to touch them. Not even talk. A feeling passes between you both. You're not alone.
To do a great right do a little wrong.
When we do the best that we can, we never know what miracle is wrought in our life, or in the life of another.
Let the guarantee of free speech be in every man's determination to use it, and we shall have no need of paper declarations.
It is not the length of life, but the depth.
Live simply so others may simply live.
To be interested in the changing seasons is . . . a happier state of mind than to be hopelessly in love with spring.
How wonderful it is that nobody need wait a single moment before starting to improve the world.
Begin to see yourself as a soul with a body rather than a body with a soul.
Every person who ever thought he had a right to assert, and went boldly and asserted it, himself, or jointly with others that shared his convictions, was a direct actionist.
The universe we observe has precisely the properties we should expect if there is, at bottom, no design, no purpose, no evil, no good, nothing but blind, pitiless indifference
In every tragedy, an element of comedy is preserved. Comedy is just tragedy reversed.
The great mistake is to anticipate the outcome of the engagement; you ought not to be thinking of whether it ends in victory or defeat. Let nature take its course, and your tools will strike at the right moment.
Life's a journey, not a destination.
Life is a journey, not a destination.
There is no worse bitterness than to reach the end of your life and realized you have not lived.
Life is not an exact science, it is an art.
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.
When someone leaves, it's because someone else is about to arrive.
The difficulty we have in accepting responsibility for our behaviour lies in the desire to avoid the pain of the consequences of that behaviour
Christmas waves a magic wand over this world, and behold, everything is softer and more beautiful.