If a man neglects education, he walks lame to the end of his life
The essence of life is statistical improbability on a colossal scale.
It is only because of problems that we grow mentally and spiritually.
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.
I believe that the very purpose of our life is to seek happiness. That is clear. Whether one believes in religion or not, whether one believes in this religion or that religion, we all are seeking something better in life. So, I think, the very motion of our life is towards happiness
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
History has shown there are no invincible armies.
The more I see, the less I know for sure.
Blessed be Providence which has given to each his toy: the doll to the child, the child to the woman, the woman to the man, the man to the devil!
Life is a tragedy when seen in close-up, but a comedy in long-shot.
The more man meditates upon good thoughts, the better will be his world and the world at large.
Boys will be boys. And even that wouldn't matter if only we could prevent girls from being girls.
Live to the point of tears.
There are two things a person should never be angry at, what they can help, and what they cannot.
The way to know life is to love many things.
How can I go forward when I don't know which way I'm facing?
Live your life and forget your age.
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.
It was my care to make my life illustrious not by words more than by deeds.
To live is to choose. But to choose well, you must know who you are and what you stand for, where you want to go and why you want to get there.
The happiest is the person who suffers the least pain; the most miserable who enjoys the least pleasure.