Imagination does not become great until human beings, given the courage and the strength, use it to create.
Live your life as though your every act were to become a universal law.
Close by the Rights of Man, at the least set beside them, are the Rights of the Spirit.
Don't let making a living prevent you from making a life.
The things that come to those that wait may be the things left by those that got there first.
Middle age has been defined as what happens when a person's broad mind and narrow waist change places.
Someone's sitting in the shade today because someone planted a tree a long time ago.
A man who dares to waste one hour of time has not discovered the value of life.
By putting forward the hands of the clock you shall not advance the hour.
Hard work, disciplined habits, modesty in living, contentment and cheerfulness.
You can find the entire cosmos lurking in its least remarkable objects.
There are only two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as though everything is a miracle.
Everyone seems to have a clear idea of how other people should lead their lives, but none about his or her own.
Every life has a measure of sorrow, and sometimes this is what awakens us.
We don't see things as they are, we see them as we are.
Do what's right for you, as long as it don't hurt no one
Joy is what happens to us when we allow ourselves to recognize how good things really are.
I have no idea what's awaiting me, or what will happen when this all ends. For the moment I know this: there are sick people and they need curing.
Life is tough, but it's tougher when you're stupid.
A mother takes twenty years to make a man of her boy, and another woman makes a fool of him in twenty minutes.
Live as if you were living a second time, and as though you had acted wrongly the first time.