The journey of a thousand miles begins with one step.
I'm never going to be disabled. I'm sick of being so healthy.
Some people are desperately looking for scapegoats, they just don't want to see the truth!
Our life is frittered away by detail. Simplify, simplify.
Life has a certain flavour for those who have fought and risked all that the sheltered and protected can never experience.
Do what's right for you, as long as it don't hurt no one
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.
Life is a journey, not a destination.
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 historian looks backward. In the end he also believes backward.
The reality of the building does not consist in the roof and walls, but in the space within to be lived in.
Life is a succession of lessons which must be lived to be understood.
I desire to live in peace and to continue the life I have begun under the motto 'to live well you must live unseen'
Each person must live their life as a model for others.
We don't see things as they are, we see them as we are.
The essence of life is statistical improbability on a colossal scale.
When a woman conceives her true self, a miracle occurs and life around her begins again.
Hard work, disciplined habits, modesty in living, contentment and cheerfulness.
No social problem is as universal as the oppression of the child
For life in general, there is but one decree: youth is a blunder, manhood a struggle, old age a regret.
Even when you think you have your life all mapped out, things happen that shape your destiny in ways you might never have imagined.