Between two evils, I always pick the one I never tried before.
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?
Each life makes its own immitation of immortality.
I always like to look on the optimistic side of life, but I am realistic enough to know that life is a complex matter.
If one's different, one's bound to be lonely.
There's nowhere you can be that isn't where you're meant to be...
Even when you think you have your life all mapped out, things happen that shape your destiny in ways you might never have imagined.
Even truth needs to be clad in new garments if it is to appeal to a new age.
The time you enjoy wasting is not wasted time.
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.
My reading of history convinces me that most bad government results from too much government.
I'm not sure I'm adult yet.
We can never obtain peace in the outer world until we make peace with ourselves.
Its not the men in your life that matters, its the life in your men.
The gentleman understands rightousness, the petty man understands interest.
Fortune cannot aid those who do nothing.
Too much of a good thing can be wonderful!
Sow a thought and you get an act; Sow an act and you get a habit; Sow a habit and you get a character; Sow a character and you get a destiny.
Christmas waves a magic wand over this world, and behold, everything is softer and more beautiful.
During the first period of a man's life the greatest danger is not to take the risk.
True spirituality has its basis in moral life, which in turn is based on contem-plation.