Noble life demands a noble architecture for noble uses of noble men. Lack of culture means what it has always meant: ignoble civilization and therefore imminent downfall.
Not all things are to be discovered; many are better concealed.
Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one's courage.
Each man should frame life so that at some future hour fact and his dreaming meet.
Live your life as an Exclamation rather than an Explanation
There is one common struggle against those who have appropriated the earth, the money, and the machines.
He who has a why to live can bear with almost any how.
Is it not enough that 'things are cruel and blind'? Must we also be cruel and blind?
It is not the length of life, but the depth.
Death is not the opposite of life, but a part of it.
Blessed be Providence which has given to each his toy: the doll to the child, the child to the woman, the woman to the man, the man to the devil!
Doing nothing is happiness for children and misery for old men.
There are only two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as though everything is a miracle.
All good things which exist are the fruits of originality.
I was born with an enormous need for affection, and a terrible need to give it.
The secret of life is honesty and fair dealing. If you can fake that, you've got it made.
We must all obey the great law of change. It is the most powerful law of nature.
Your children are not your children. They are the sons and daughters of Life's longing for itself.
How can I go forward when I don't know which way I'm facing?
A life not lived for others is not a life.
He had the look of one who had drunk the cup of life and found a dead beetle at the bottom.