What is to give light must endure burning.
I must not write a word to you about politics, because you are a woman.
Maybe you are searching among the branches, for what only appears in the roots.
Hope is like the sun, which, as we journey toward it, casts the shadow of our burden behind us.
Being unwanted, unloved, uncared for, forgotten by everybody, I think that is a much greater hunger, a much greater poverty than the person who has nothing to eat.
For a moment, nothing happened. Then, after a second or so, nothing continued to happen.
The mind that finds its way to wild places is the poet's; but the mind that never finds its way back is the lunatic's.
When the dog looks at you, the dog is not thinking what kind of a person you are. The dog is not judging you.
When we are no longer able to change a situation - we are challenged to change ourselves.
The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.
For the meaning of life differs from man to man, from day to day and from hour to hour. What matters, therefore, is not the meaning of life in general but rather the specific meaning of a person's life at a given moment.
In the rush for justice it is important not to lose sight of principles the country holds dear.
In just six weeks from the time the design was started, we had the motor on the block testing its power.
Never lend your car to someone you've given birth to.
If the only prayer you said was thank you, that would be enough.
To forbid us anything is to make us have a mind for it.
Liberty, according to my metaphysics is a self-determining power in an intellectual agent. It implies thought and choice and power.
Where grief is fresh, any attempt to divert it only irritates.
The traditional ways were wrongly disowned by Christianity - in hindsight, medicine men were not demons but very important counsellors in the community.
It's better to be unhappy alone than unhappy with someone.
The promise given was a necessity of the past: the word broken is a necessity of the present.