We fear our highest possibility (as well as our lowest one). We are generally afraid to become that which we can glimpse in our most perfect moments.
You can give in to the failure messages and be a bitter deadbeat of excuses. Or you can choose to be happy and positive and excited about life.
It was my care to make my life illustrious not by words more than by deeds.
Yesterday is dead, tomorrow hasn't arrived yet. I have just one day, and I'm going to be happy in it.
In order to seek truth, it is necessary once in the course of our life to doubt, as far as possible, of all things.
The historian looks backward. In the end he also believes backward.
We can never obtain peace in the outer world until we make peace with ourselves.
What is that you express in your eyes? It seems to me more than all the words I have read in my life.
Do not wait for the last judgment. It comes every day.
He who is in love with himself has at least this advantage - he won't encounter many rivals.
Between two evils, I always pick the one I never tried before.
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.
I think it's much more interesting to live not knowing than to have answers which might be wrong.
Live your life as an Exclamation rather than an Explanation
In their innocence, very young children know themselves to be light and love. If we will allow them, they can teach us to see ourselves the same way.
We were all at once terribly alone; and alone we must see it through.
Maybe this world is another planet?s hell.
Joy is what happens to us when we allow ourselves to recognize how good things really are.
In the end, everything is a gag.
Our life always expresses the result of our dominant thoughts.
Any idiot can face a crisis; it's this day-to-day living that wears you out.