The historian looks backward. In the end he also believes backward.
We must all obey the great law of change. It is the most powerful law of nature.
History has shown there are no invincible armies.
The image is one thing and the human being is another...It's very hard to live up to an image, put it that way.
Until you make the unconscious conscious, it will direct your life and you will call it fate.
Don't own so much clutter that you will be relieved to see your house catch fire.
Life is made up of marble and mud.
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.
And the day came when the risk to remain tight in a bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom.
Life is an ongoing process of choosing between safety (out of fear and need for defense) and risk (for the sake of progress and growth). Make the growth choice a dozen times a day.
Someone's sitting in the shade today because someone planted a tree a long time ago.
The future starts today, not tomorrow.
Remember that not getting what you want is sometimes a wonderful stroke of luck.
I don't mind living in a man's world, as long as I can be a woman in it.
A tragedy means always a man's struggle with that which is stronger than man.
To live is to be musical, starting with the blood dancing in your veins. Everything living has a rhythm. Do you feel your music?
Life is a tragedy when seen in close-up, but a comedy in long-shot.
Eventually all things fall into place. Until then, laugh at the confusion, live for the moments, and know everything happens for a reason.
What would life be if we had no courage to attempt anything?
The things that come to those that wait may be the things left by those that got there first.
Within the child lies the fate of the future.