Your pain is the breaking of the shell that encloses your understanding... And could you keep your heart in wonder at the daily miracles of your life, your pain would not seem less wondrous than your joy
It is easier to influence strong than weak characters in life.
We all owe death a life.
Dictators ride to and fro upon tigers which they dare not dismount. And the tigers are getting hungry.
It is only because of problems that we grow mentally and spiritually.
All my life I have tried to pluck a thistle and plant a flower wherever the flower would grow in thought and mind.
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.
To one extent, if you've seen one city slum, you've seen them all.
Dwell on the beauty of life. Watch the stars, and see yourself running with them
History is a set of lies agreed upon.
love the life you live.live the life you love.
Life is either a daring adventure or nothing. Security is mostly a superstition. It does not exist in nature.
Always say 'yes' to the present moment... Surrender to what is. Say 'yes' to life - and see how life starts suddenly to start working for you rather than against you.
Colors, like features, follow the changes of the emotions.
Hard work, disciplined habits, modesty in living, contentment and cheerfulness.
Life is not easy for any of us. But what of that? We must have perseverance and above all confidence in ourselves. We must believe that we are gifted for something and that this thing must be attained.
Stop acting as if life is a rehearsal. Live this day as if it were your last. The past is over and gone. The future is not guaranteed.
Shame is an ornament to the young; a disgrace to the old.
In order to seek truth, it is necessary once in the course of our life to doubt, as far as possible, of all things.
First, then, God, being all-just, wishes to do justice; being all-wise, knows what justice is; being all-powerful, can do justice. Why then injustice?
A life not lived for others is not a life.