To one extent, if you've seen one city slum, you've seen them all.
Each person must live their life as a model for others.
Close by the Rights of Man, at the least set beside them, are the Rights of the Spirit.
The body is meant to be seen, not all covered up.
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?
Live as if you were living a second time, and as though you had acted wrongly the first time.
Your children are not your children. They are the sons and daughters of Life's longing for itself.
We are called to be architects of the future, not its victims.
All my life I used to wonder what I would become when I grew up. Then, about seven years ago, I realized that I was never going to grow up - that growing is an ever ongoing process.
Open your arms to change, but don't let go of your values.
The more you live in the present moment, the more the fear of death disappears.
It would please me best if, at the last, a marble stone shall record that this Queen having lived such and such a time, lived and died a virgin.
Be thankful for what you have; you'll end up having more. If you concentrate on what you don't have, you will never, ever have enough
Christmas waves a magic wand over this world, and behold, everything is softer and more beautiful.
Certain signs precede certain events.
Life is not measured by the number of breaths we take, but by the moments that take our breath away.
Life is a disease, brother, and death begins already at birth. Every breath, every heartbeat, is a moment of dying - a little shove toward the end.
Life can be pulled by goals just as surely as it can be pushed by drives.
Life does not need to mutilate itself in order to be pure.
My life didn't please me, so I created my life.
People do not like to think. If one thinks, one must reach conclusions. Conclusions are not always pleasant.