Even when you think you have your life all mapped out, things happen that shape your destiny in ways you might never have imagined.
Crude classifications and false generalizations are the curse of organized life.
There are two things a person should never be angry at, what they can help, and what they cannot.
If people do not believe that mathematics is simple, it is only because they do not realize how complicated life is.
To one extent, if you've seen one city slum, you've seen them all.
The happiest is the person who suffers the least pain; the most miserable who enjoys the least pleasure.
Every person who ever thought he had a right to assert, and went boldly and asserted it, himself, or jointly with others that shared his convictions, was a direct actionist.
Life is made up of marble and mud.
Life is not an exact science, it is an art.
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!
A mother takes twenty years to make a man of her boy, and another woman makes a fool of him in twenty minutes.
To be a princess is to play at life. To be a queen is to be a serious player...The purpose of life as a woman is to ascend to the throne and rule with heart.
Be thankful that you have a life, and forsake your vain and presumptuous desire for a second one.
We think too much and feel too little.
Close by the Rights of Man, at the least set beside them, are the Rights of the Spirit.
In their innocence, very young children know themselves to be light and love. If we will allow them, they can teach us to see ourselves the same way.
There is one common struggle against those who have appropriated the earth, the money, and the machines.
I like nonsense, it wakes up the brain cells. Fantasy is a necessary ingredient in living.
The image is one thing and the human being is another...It's very hard to live up to an image, put it that way.
Breathe. Let go. And remind yourself that this very moment is the only one you know you have for sure.
Life is like a library owned by the author. In it are a few books which he wrote himself, but most of them were written for him.