We are called to be architects of the future, not its victims.
Every life has a measure of sorrow, and sometimes this is what awakens us.
Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one's courage.
Mastery of the emotions is fundamental to a virtuous life.
The historian looks backward. In the end he also believes backward.
Nothing exists except atoms and empty space; everything else is opinion.
To do a great right do a little wrong.
Death is not the opposite of life, but a part of it.
The privilege of a lifetime is to become who you truly are.
To be able to look back upon ones life in satisfaction, is to live twice.
In the end, it's not the years in your life that count. It's the life in your years.
The things that come to those that wait may be the things left by those that got there first.
Even when you think you have your life all mapped out, things happen that shape your destiny in ways you might never have imagined.
If we are not free, no one will respect us.
Life is too short, or too long, for me to allow myself the luxury of living it so badly.
The more I see, the less I know for sure.
Today, more than ever before, life must be characterized by a sense of Universal responsibility, not only nation to nation and human to human, but also human to other forms of life.
To conceal anything from those to whom I am attached, is not in my nature. I can never close my lips where I have opened my heart.
Never be bullied into silence. Never allow yourself to be made a victim. Accept no one's definition of your life; define yourself.
When a woman conceives her true self, a miracle occurs and life around her begins again.
I never think of the future - it comes soon enough.