If we couldn't laugh we would all go insane.
We can allow satellites, planets, suns, universe, nay whole systems of universes, to be governed by laws, but the smallest insect, we wish to be created at once by special act.
It is not the strongest of the species that survives, nor the most intelligent that survives. It is the one that is the most adaptable to change.
We all learn lessons in life. Some stick, some don't. I have always learned more from rejection and failure than from acceptance and success.
Imagination does not become great until human beings, given the courage and the strength, use it to create.
I always like to look on the optimistic side of life, but I am realistic enough to know that life is a complex matter.
Live your life and forget your age.
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.
Live simply so others may simply live.
True spirituality has its basis in moral life, which in turn is based on contem-plation.
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.
The behavior of a human being in sexual matters is often a prototype for the whole of his other modes of reaction in life.
We don't see things as they are, we see them as we are.
A lie told often enough becomes the truth.
Everything we do is infused with the energy with which we do it. If we're frantic, life will be frantic. If we're peaceful, life will be peaceful. And so our goal in any situation becomes inner peace.
To one extent, if you've seen one city slum, you've seen them all.
In every tragedy, an element of comedy is preserved. Comedy is just tragedy reversed.
There is one common struggle against those who have appropriated the earth, the money, and the machines.
I can choose either to be a victim of the world or an adventurer in search of treasure. It's all a question of how I view my life.
Anyone who knows anything of history knows that great social changes are impossible without feminine upheaval. Social progress can be measured exactly by the social position of the fair sex, the ugly ones included
Its not the men in your life that matters, its the life in your men.