Don't own so much clutter that you will be relieved to see your house catch fire.
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?
During your life, never stop dreaming. No one can take away your dreams
It is not the strongest of the species that survives, nor the most intelligent that survives. It is the one that is the most adaptable to change.
If we are not free, no one will respect us.
Life has a certain flavour for those who have fought and risked all that the sheltered and protected can never experience.
Of all the diversions of life, there is none so proper to fill up its empty spaces as the reading of useful and entertaining authors.
Life is not a problem to be solved, but a reality to be experienced.
It is not the length of life, but the depth.
Life swings like a pendulum backward and forward between pain and boredom.
Open your eyes, look within. Are you satisfied with the life you're living?
Just as modern motorways have no room for ox-carts or wandering pedestrians, so modern society has little place for lives and ways that are too eccentric.
Life is too short for long-term grudges.
Short as life is, we make it still shorter by the careless waste of time.
He had the look of one who had drunk the cup of life and found a dead beetle at the bottom.
Too much of a good thing can be wonderful!
I really had a lot of dreams when I was a kid, and I think a great deal of that grew out of the fact that I had a chance to read a lot.
Anybody can dig a hole and plant a tree. But make sure it survives. You have to nurture it, you have to water it, you have to keep at it until it becomes rooted so it can take care or itself. There are so many enemies of trees.
That's the trouble with the world. We all despise ourselves.
It was my care to make my life illustrious not by words more than by deeds.
Luxury is not a necessity to me, but beautiful and good things are.