The highest manifestation of strength is to keep ourselves calm and on our own feet.
Life is not measured by the number of breaths we take, but by the moments that take our breath away.
Its not the men in your life that matters, its the life in your men.
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.
Life's a journey, not a destination.
Today, more than ever before, life must be characterized by a sense of Universal responsibility, not only nation to nation and human to human, but also human to other forms of life.
Those who are easily shocked should be shocked more often.
Whatever relationships you have attracted in your life at this moment, are precisely the ones you need in your life at this moment. There is a hidden meaning behind all events, and this hidden meaning is serving your own evolution.
Every person who ever thought he had a right to assert, and went boldly and asserted it, himself, or jointly with others that shared his convictions, was a direct actionist.
Man is born free and everywhere he is in chains.
Life is a succession of lessons which must be lived to be understood.
The journey of a thousand miles begins with one step.
Life always waits for some crisis to occur before revealing itself at its most brilliant.
To live is the rarest thing in the world. Most people exist, that is all.
We can allow satellites, planets, suns, universe, nay whole systems of universes, to be governed by laws, but the smallest insect, we wish to be created at once by special act.
There is no worse bitterness than to reach the end of your life and realized you have not lived.
You only live once, but if you do it right, once is enough.
History has shown there are no invincible armies.
One of the saddest things in life, is the things one remembers.
Anybody can dig a hole and plant a tree. But make sure it survives. You have to nurture it, you have to water it, you have to keep at it until it becomes rooted so it can take care or itself. There are so many enemies of trees.
It's only terrible to have nothing to wait for.