Without a measureless and perpetual uncertainty, the drama of human life would be destroyed.
Money is better than poverty, if only for financial reasons.
Blessed be Providence which has given to each his toy: the doll to the child, the child to the woman, the woman to the man, the man to the devil!
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.
The pleasure of the moment begins to wither almost as soon as it blossoms; our pleasures are soon swallowed up in time's relentless torrent.
One day you will ask me which is more important? My life or yours? I will say mine and you will walk away not knowing that you are my life.
Its not the men in your life that matters, its the life in your men.
What would life be if we had no courage to attempt anything?
History is the devil's scripture.
One day, in retrospect, the years of struggle will strike you as the most beautiful.
The happiest is the person who suffers the least pain; the most miserable who enjoys the least pleasure.
Behind every beautiful thing, there's some kind of pain.
As you go through life, you've got to see the valleys as well as the peaks.
A woman may very well form a friendship with a man, but for this to endure, it must be assisted by a little physical antipathy.
He who has a why to live can bear with almost any how.
I believe that the very purpose of our life is to seek happiness. That is clear. Whether one believes in religion or not, whether one believes in this religion or that religion, we all are seeking something better in life. So, I think, the very motion of our life is towards happiness
Of all the diversions of life, there is none so proper to fill up its empty spaces as the reading of useful and entertaining authors.
Almost all our desires, when examined, contain something too shameful to reveal.
When one has not had a good father, one must create one.
My reading of history convinces me that most bad government results from too much government.
Begin to see yourself as a soul with a body rather than a body with a soul.