My reading of history convinces me that most bad government results from too much government.
Nobody realizes that some people expend tremendous energy merely to be normal.
When a woman conceives her true self, a miracle occurs and life around her begins again.
Some people are desperately looking for scapegoats, they just don't want to see the truth!
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.
There are two things a person should never be angry at, what they can help, and what they cannot.
If man limits himself to a satisfied animal existence, and asks from life only what such an existence can give, the higher values of life at once disappear.
It's only terrible to have nothing to wait for.
Life did not intend to make us perfect. Whoever is perfect belongs in a museum.
During the first period of a man's life the greatest danger is not to take the risk.
Life is nothing but a competition to be the criminal rather than the victim.
Every life has a measure of sorrow, and sometimes this is what awakens us.
All my life I have tried to pluck a thistle and plant a flower wherever the flower would grow in thought and mind.
The time you enjoy wasting is not wasted time.
The reality of the building does not consist in the roof and walls, but in the space within to be lived in.
Don't be concerned others not appreciating you. Be concerned about your not appreciating others.
Begin to see yourself as a soul with a body rather than a body with a soul.
We were all at once terribly alone; and alone we must see it through.
Life has got to be lived-that's all that there is to it.
Each person must live their life as a model for others.
Each man should frame life so that at some future hour fact and his dreaming meet.