Dictators ride to and fro upon tigers which they dare not dismount. And the tigers are getting hungry.
Do what's right for you, as long as it don't hurt no one
Open your arms to change, but don't let go of your values.
Eventually all things fall into place. Until then, laugh at the confusion, live for the moments, and know everything happens for a reason.
Enjoy when you can, and endure when you must.
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?
It is not the length of life, but the depth.
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.
Everything passes. Nobody gets anything for keeps. And that's how we've got to live.
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.
The present is theirs; the future, for which I really worked, is mine.
We think too much and feel too little.
Sow a thought and you get an act; Sow an act and you get a habit; Sow a habit and you get a character; Sow a character and you get a destiny.
We must be willing to fail and to appreciate the truth that often 'Life is not a problem to be solved, but a mystery to be lived.'
Life can be wonderful if you're not afraid of it. All it takes is courage, imagination ... and a little dough
In the end, it's not the years in your life that count. It's the life in your years.
If you have zest and enthusiasm, you attract zest and enthusiasm. Life does give back in kind.
Without a measureless and perpetual uncertainty, the drama of human life would be destroyed.
I think it can be shown that the law makes ten criminals where it restrains one.
I can't help thinking that there are only one or two ways of being brought into this world, but there are so many fucked-up ways of leaving it.
Early in life I had to choose between honest arrogance and hypocritical humility. I chose the former and have seen no reason to change.