We must be willing to fail and to appreciate the truth that often 'Life is not a problem to be solved, but a mystery to be lived.'
If man limits himself to a satisfied animal existence, and asks from life only what such an existence can give, the higher values of life at once disappear.
When a woman conceives her true self, a miracle occurs and life around her begins again.
Let silence take you to the core of life.
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.
Sometimes - history needs a push.
The happiest is the person who suffers the least pain; the most miserable who enjoys the least pleasure.
Consistency is contrary to nature, contrary to life. The only completely consistent people are the dead.
We must all obey the great law of change. It is the most powerful law of nature.
Just as modern motorways have no room for ox-carts or wandering pedestrians, so modern society has little place for lives and ways that are too eccentric.
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.
Life did not intend to make us perfect. Whoever is perfect belongs in a museum.
Most people are other people. Their thoughts are someone else's opinions, their lives a mimicry, their passions a quotation.
Life is not measured by the number of breaths we take, but by the moments that take our breath away.
The purpose of art is washing the dust of daily life off our souls.
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.
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.
Life is a journey, not a destination.
There is no worse bitterness than to reach the end of your life and realized you have not lived.
Life should be great rather than long.
Life is pure adventure, and the sooner we realize that, the quicker we will be able to treat life as art.