How vain it is to sit down to write when you have not stood up to live.
He who has a why to live for can bear almost any how.
We are cups, constantly and quietly being filled. The trick is, knowing how to tip ourselves over and let the beautiful stuff out.
It is amazing how complete is the delusion that beauty is goodness.
Real happiness is cheap enough, yet how dearly we pay for its counterfeit.
Hope is not the conviction that something will turn out well but the certainty that something makes sense, regardless of how it turns out.
If you really want something you can figure out how to make it happen.
How poor are they that have not patience! What wound did ever heal but by degrees?
Great emergencies and crises show us how much greater our vital resources are than we had supposed.
It is extremely difficult for a Jew to be converted, for how can he bring himself to believe in the divinity of - another Jew?
Only those who will risk going too far can possibly find out how far one can go.
Ideas are like rabbits. You get a couple and learn how to handle them, and pretty soon you have a dozen.
How much pain they have cost us, the evils which have never happened.
No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted.
A hero is one who knows how to hang on one minute longer.
When we understand people; when we understand situations; when we understand what matters; when we understand the why’s, the what’s and the how’s; when we understand the trigger of actions, we least inflict pain on ourselves and unto others.
There is no rule on how to write. Sometimes it comes easily and perfectly; sometimes it's like drilling rock and then blasting it out with charges.
Everyone of us needs to show how much we care for each other and, in the process, care for ourselves.
You don’t want work life balance. You want work life freedom. You want a time centered seamless lifestyle. You want...time flexibility. The flexibility to spend your time where, when and how you want.
Not knowing how venom kills does not take away the usefulness of knowing that it does.