When one has not had a good father, one must create one.
Anything I've done up till 27 May 1999 was kind of an illusion, existing without living. My daughter, the birth of my daughter, gave me life.
Without a measureless and perpetual uncertainty, the drama of human life would be destroyed.
And the day came when the risk to remain tight in a bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom.
If you want to keep your memories, you first have to live them.
Middle age has been defined as what happens when a person's broad mind and narrow waist change places.
First, then, God, being all-just, wishes to do justice; being all-wise, knows what justice is; being all-powerful, can do justice. Why then injustice?
There is also this benefit in brag: that the speaker is unconsciously expressing his own ideal. Humor him by all means, draw it all out, and hold him to it.
Life is made up of marble and mud.
The way to know life is to love many things.
Our life always expresses the result of our dominant thoughts.
I believe that the very purpose of our life is to seek happiness. That is clear. Whether one believes in religion or not, whether one believes in this religion or that religion, we all are seeking something better in life. So, I think, the very motion of our life is towards happiness
The highest manifestation of strength is to keep ourselves calm and on our own feet.
I have learned to seek my happiness by limiting my desires, rather than in attempting to satisfy them.
We must all obey the great law of change. It is the most powerful law of nature.
Don't cry for a man who's left you - the next one may fall for your smile.
Stop acting as if life is a rehearsal. Live this day as if it were your last. The past is over and gone. The future is not guaranteed.
Hard work, disciplined habits, modesty in living, contentment and cheerfulness.
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.
Live simply so others may simply live.
Fortune cannot aid those who do nothing.