I always like walking in the rain, so no one can see me crying.
History is a set of lies agreed upon.
Safeguarding the rights of others is the most noble and beautiful end of a human being.
A man who dares to waste one hour of time has not discovered the value of life.
The gratification of wealth is not found in mere possession or in lavish expenditure, but in its wise application.
We cannot live better than in seeking to become better.
Anyone who knows anything of history knows that great social changes are impossible without feminine upheaval. Social progress can be measured exactly by the social position of the fair sex, the ugly ones included
Don't let making a living prevent you from making a life.
Life is nothing but a competition to be the criminal rather than the victim.
Nature is not human-hearted.
Everything existing in the universe is the fruit of chance and necessity.
There are two tragedies in life. One is to lose your heart's desire. The other is to gain it.
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.'
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.
In every tragedy, an element of comedy is preserved. Comedy is just tragedy reversed.
I used to live in a room full of mirrors; all I could see was me. I take my spirit and I crash my mirrors, now the whole world is here for me to see.
No one has ever become poor by giving.
What is that you express in your eyes? It seems to me more than all the words I have read in my life.
Where there is love there is life.
I don't mind living in a man's world, as long as I can be a woman in it.
True spirituality has its basis in moral life, which in turn is based on contem-plation.