No one has ever become poor by giving.
The present is theirs; the future, for which I really worked, is mine.
Live for yourself and you will live in vain;Live for others, and you will live again.
Someone's sitting in the shade today because someone planted a tree a long time ago.
A beautiful thing never gives so much pain as does failing to hear and see it.
Each life makes its own immitation of immortality.
If you break your neck, if you have nothing to eat, if your house is on fire, then you got a problem. Everything else is inconvenience.
In their innocence, very young children know themselves to be light and love. If we will allow them, they can teach us to see ourselves the same way.
Is it progress if a cannibal uses a fork?
My reading of history convinces me that most bad government results from too much government.
The most important thing to do if you find yourself in a hole is to stop digging.
We keep moving forward, opening new doors, and doing new things, because we're curious and curiosity keeps leading us down new paths.
Life is pure adventure, and the sooner we realize that, the quicker we will be able to treat life as art.
Breathe. Let go. And remind yourself that this very moment is the only one you know you have for sure.
Money is better than poverty, if only for financial reasons.
There are two things a person should never be angry at, what they can help, and what they cannot.
As you go through life, you've got to see the valleys as well as the peaks.
The purpose of art is washing the dust of daily life off our souls.
Nature is not human-hearted.
A wise girl kisses but doesn't love, listens but doesn't believe, and leaves before she is left.
We must all obey the great law of change. It is the most powerful law of nature.