The purpose of life is to live it, to taste experience to the utmost, to reach out eagerly and without fear for newer and richer experience.
You gain strength, courage, and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face. You are able to say to yourself, 'I lived through this horror. I can take the next thing that comes along.'
It is not more vacation we need - it is more vocation.
Anyone who thinks must think of the next war as they would of suicide.
Understanding is a two-way street.
We are afraid to care too much, for fear that the other person does not care at all.