When we do the best that we can, we never know what miracle is wrought in our life, or in the life of another.
Courage is a kind of salvation.
What do you want meaning for? Life is desire, not meaning.
Eventually all things fall into place. Until then, laugh at the confusion, live for the moments, and know everything happens for a reason.
Life is like music, it must be composed by ear, feeling and instinct, not by rule.
Don't be too timid and squeamish about your actions. All life is an experiment. The more experiments you make the better.
We live in a society exquisitely dependent on science and technology, in which hardly anyone knows anything about science and technology.
Life is not a problem to be solved, but a reality to be experienced.
Someone's sitting in the shade today because someone planted a tree a long time ago.
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?
I am not young enough to know everything.
In the survival of favoured individuals and races, during the constantly-recurring struggle for existence, we see a powerful and ever-acting form of selection.
Life is tough, but it's tougher when you're stupid.
If I get married, I want to be very married.
Whether I shall turn out to be the hero of my own life, or whether that station will be held by anybody else, these pages must show.
Is it not enough that 'things are cruel and blind'? Must we also be cruel and blind?
As you go through life, you've got to see the valleys as well as the peaks.
The gratification of wealth is not found in mere possession or in lavish expenditure, but in its wise application.
To do a great right do a little wrong.
He who is in love with himself has at least this advantage - he won't encounter many rivals.
The love of life is necessary to the vigorous prosecution of any undertaking.