Being ignorant is not so much a shame, as being unwilling to learn.
The privilege of a lifetime is to become who you truly are.
If you don't design your own life plan, chances are you'll fall into someone else's plan. And guess what they have planned for you? Not much.
A man who dares to waste one hour of time has not discovered the value of life.
One of the saddest things in life, is the things one remembers.
To forgive is not just to be altruistic.
Hard work, disciplined habits, modesty in living, contentment and cheerfulness.
Im not in this world to live up to your expectations and youre not in this world to live up to mine.
Amnesty is as good for those who give it as for those who receive it. It has the admirable quality of bestowing mercy on both sides.
The universe we observe has precisely the properties we should expect if there is, at bottom, no design, no purpose, no evil, no good, nothing but blind, pitiless indifference
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?
The joy in life is his who has the heart to demand it.
Courage is a kind of salvation.
No social problem is as universal as the oppression of the child
Never be bullied into silence. Never allow yourself to be made a victim. Accept no one's definition of your life; define yourself.
To cherish what remains of the Earth and to foster its renewal is our only legitimate hope of survival.
To protect our freedoms, it seems we're going to have to relinquish some of our freedoms for a short period of time.
I have no idea what's awaiting me, or what will happen when this all ends. For the moment I know this: there are sick people and they need curing.
I can't wait to figure out what is wrong with me, so I can say this is the way that I used to be.
Life is not a problem to be solved, but a reality to be experienced.
The true value of a human being is determined primarily by the measure and the sense in which he has attained to liberation from the self.