The gentleman understands rightousness, the petty man understands interest.
Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one's courage.
Being a hero is about the shortest-lived profession on earth.
Science is the most reliable guide for civilization, for life, for success in the world. Searching a guide other than the science is meaning carelessness, ignorance and heresy.
We must be willing to fail and to appreciate the truth that often 'Life is not a problem to be solved, but a mystery to be lived.'
When a woman conceives her true self, a miracle occurs and life around her begins again.
The secret of life is honesty and fair dealing. If you can fake that, you've got it made.
History has shown there are no invincible armies.
Life is like playing a violin solo in public and learning the instrument as one goes on.
A life not lived for others is not a life.
Its not the men in your life that matters, its the life in your men.
I can choose either to be a victim of the world or an adventurer in search of treasure. It's all a question of how I view my life.
A beautiful thing never gives so much pain as does failing to hear and see it.
I was born with an enormous need for affection, and a terrible need to give it.
We fear our highest possibility (as well as our lowest one). We are generally afraid to become that which we can glimpse in our most perfect moments.
I did then what I knew how to do. Now that I know better, I do better.
The natural world is the greatest source of excitement. The greatest source of visual beauty. It is the greatest source of so much in life that makes life worth living.
If you have zest and enthusiasm, you attract zest and enthusiasm. Life does give back in kind.
What would life be if we had no courage to attempt anything?
He who kisses joy as it flies by will live in eternity's sunrise.
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.