No one has ever become poor by giving.
Every life has a measure of sorrow, and sometimes this is what awakens us.
Where there is love there is life.
Anyone who knows anything of history knows that great social changes are impossible without feminine upheaval. Social progress can be measured exactly by the social position of the fair sex, the ugly ones included
You are not stuck where you are unless you decide to be.
My reading of history convinces me that most bad government results from too much government.
All my life I have tried to pluck a thistle and plant a flower wherever the flower would grow in thought and mind.
To be able to look back upon ones life in satisfaction, is to live twice.
As soon as you trust yourself, you will know how to live.
In three words I can sum up everything I've learned about life: it goes on.
Some people are desperately looking for scapegoats, they just don't want to see the truth!
Remember that not getting what you want is sometimes a wonderful stroke of luck.
People can tell you to keep your mouth shut, but that doesn't stop you from having your own opinion
Time is the best killer.
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.
How people treat you is their karma; how you react is yours.
Consistency is contrary to nature, contrary to life. The only completely consistent people are the dead.
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.
There is nothing enlightened about shrinking so that other people won't feel insecure around you. We are all meant to shine, as children do.
Quick sensitivity is inseperable from a ready understanding.
Middle age has been defined as what happens when a person's broad mind and narrow waist change places.