Do not wait for the last judgment. It comes every day.
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?
Open your eyes, look within. Are you satisfied with the life you're living?
Never throughout history has a man who lived a life of ease left a name worth remembering.
Science is the outcome of being prepared to live without certainty and therefore a mark of maturity. It embraces doubt and loose ends.
It would please me best if, at the last, a marble stone shall record that this Queen having lived such and such a time, lived and died a virgin.
The knowledge of oneself will preserve that person from vanity.
Life is full of misery, loneliness, and suffering - and it's all over much too soon.
You never know what life is like, until you have lived it.
I believe that the very purpose of our life is to seek happiness. That is clear. Whether one believes in religion or not, whether one believes in this religion or that religion, we all are seeking something better in life. So, I think, the very motion of our life is towards happiness
Symbols are the imaginative signposts of life.
Anyone who lives within their means suffers from a lack of imagination.
Life can be pulled by goals just as surely as it can be pushed by drives.
It's only terrible to have nothing to wait for.
It is not how old you are, but how you are old.
The joy in life is his who has the heart to demand it.
Eventually all things fall into place. Until then, laugh at the confusion, live for the moments, and know everything happens for a reason.
If you've been playing poker for half an hour and you still don't know who the patsy is, you're the patsy.
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.
I would rather live in a world where my life is surrounded by mystery than live in a world so small that my mind could comprehend it.
Most people treat the present moment as if it were an obstacle that they need to overcome. Since the present moment is life itself, it is an insane way to live.