The happiest is the person who suffers the least pain; the most miserable who enjoys the least pleasure.
Open your eyes, look within. Are you satisfied with the life you're living?
We were all at once terribly alone; and alone we must see it through.
Everything existing in the universe is the fruit of chance and necessity.
If a man neglects education, he walks lame to the end of his life
A tragedy means always a man's struggle with that which is stronger than man.
Old age is the only disease you dont want to be cured of.
He had the look of one who had drunk the cup of life and found a dead beetle at the bottom.
Sow a thought and you get an act; Sow an act and you get a habit; Sow a habit and you get a character; Sow a character and you get a destiny.
A beautiful thing never gives so much pain as does failing to hear and see it.
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.
Whatever relationships you have attracted in your life at this moment, are precisely the ones you need in your life at this moment. There is a hidden meaning behind all events, and this hidden meaning is serving your own evolution.
Eventually all things fall into place. Until then, laugh at the confusion, live for the moments, and know everything happens for a reason.
All good things which exist are the fruits of originality.
Life is not an exact science, it is an art.
That's the trouble with the world. We all despise ourselves.
Don't cry for a man who's left you - the next one may fall for your smile.
To live is to be musical, starting with the blood dancing in your veins. Everything living has a rhythm. Do you feel your music?
Life is not easy for any of us. But what of that? We must have perseverance and above all confidence in ourselves. We must believe that we are gifted for something and that this thing must be attained.
Have no fear of perfection - you'll never reach it.
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.