You may shoot me with your words, You may cut me with your eyes, You may kill me with your hatefulness, But still, like air, I'll rise.
The Dream is not what you see in sleep, dream is which does not let you sleep.
God loves to help him who strives to help himself.
I love you more than yesterday, less than tomorrow.
Sometimes when you sacrifice something precious, you're not really losing it. You're just passing it on to somebody else.
Once you have courage to look upon evil, seeing it for what it is and naming it by its true name, it is powerless against you, and you can destroy it.
The best of all gifts around any Christmas tree: the presence of a happy family all wrapped up in each other.
It is easy to be brave from a safe distance.
Without love, we are birds with broken wings.
Sex alleviates tension. Love causes it.
Beauty of the face is the outward charm of a human being, and the beauty of soul is his inner charm.
The most important thing in life is to learn how to give out love, and to let it come in.
Every breath you take is a step towards death.
Evil cannot be conquered by wishing.
Miracle will happen to you too, when you begin using the magic power of your subconscious mind
Eternal nothingness is O.K. if you're dressed for it.
It is bad policy to fear the resentment of an enemy.
There is a huge difference between being tolerant and tolerating intolerance.
There is one thing one has to have: either a soul that is cheerful by nature, or a soul made cheerful by work, love, art, and knowledge.
As a person thinks, feels, and believes, so is the condition of his or her mind, body, and circumstances.
Maybe the poets are right. Maybe love is the only answer.
There is a store house within you from which you can extract everything you need to live life glorious, joyously, and abundantly.
What is a friend? A single soul dwelling in two bodies.
Be not impatient in delay, But wait, as one who understands. When spirit rises and commands, The gods are ready to obey.
Russian Roulette should not, under any circumstances, be copied. It is extremely dangerous.
There is no drop more loved by God than a teardrop that falls in the dark of the night from fear of God, meant solely for Him and no one else.
The value and rank of a learned man is more than his knowledge.
Princes may make laws and repeal them, but they can neither make nor destroy virtue, and how indeed should they be able to do what is impossible to the Deity himself? Virtue being as immutable in its nature as the divine will which is the ground of it.
Too many theorists have a tendency to ignore facts that contradict their convictions.
Death with honor is better than a life of degradation.
One of the hardest things in this world is to admit you are wrong. And nothing is more helpful in resolving a situation than its frank admission.
The source of success of a claimant is the mediator.
Be generous but not extravagant, be frugal but not miserly.
The poor man is not he who is without a cent, but he who is without a dream.
It is always easier to fight for one's principles than to live up to them.
"We must never forget that if Christ had been so inclined, he would not have come and there will be no Christmas to celebrate."
So precious life is! Even to the old The hours are as a misers coins!
The most reasonable way of blessings and honesties will be obtained through opposing sensuality.
It is not enough to conquer; one must also know how to seduce.
The object of education is not merely to enable our children to gain their daily bread and to acquire pleasant means of recreation, but that they should know God and serve Him with earnestness and devotion.
Whoever sows good shall harvest happiness, and whoever sows evil shall harvest regret.
Silence is a great wisdom.
In a deserted village the jackass is king.
First thoughts are not always the best.
You will become as small as your controlling desire; as great as your dominant aspiration
Out of the huts of history's shame I rise Up from a past that's rooted in pain I rise I'm a black ocean, leaping and wide, Welling and swelling I bear in the tide.
It is no advantage to be near the light if the eyes are closed.
Men who would rather go to jail than betray what they believe to be their duty to their fellow workers and the principles which they hold.
The earth destroys its fools, but the intelligent destroy the earth.
Sometimes you cannot believe what you see, you have to believe what you feel. And if you are ever going to have other people trust you, you must feel that you can trust them, too - even when youre in the dark. Even when youre falling.
An overcrowded world is the ideal place in which to be lonely.
Backward, turn backward, O Time, in your flight! Make me a child again, just for to-night!
The Love which moves the sun and the other stars.
Your supremacy over others is in proportion to the extent of your knowledge and wisdom.
Only He who has the power to punish can pardon.
The weakest man is the one who is able to correct his moral defects, but doesn't take action.
We dont need any more heroes; we just need someone to take out the recycling.
Necessity dominates inclination, will, and right.
Ordinarily men exercise their memory much more than their judgment.
For it would be better to die once and for all than to suffer pain for all one's life.
Love is the only thing that we can carry with us when we go, and it makes the end so easy.
She had tried to love him.
If I fret over tomorrow, I'll have little joy today.
Behold, we live through all things,famine, thirst, Bereavement, pain; all grief and misery, All woe and sorrow; life inflicts its worst On soul and body,but we can not die, Though we be sick and tired and faint and worn, Lo, all things can be borne!
Ridicule is man's most potent weapon.
Pure and disposed to mount unto the stars.
Value of each man depends upon the art and skill which he has attained.
A successful individual typically sets his next goal somewhat but not too much above his last achievement. In this way he steadily raises his level of aspiration.
I prefer the better things.
You have infinite riches within your reach
It is easy when we are in prosperity to give advice to the afflicted.
Envy destroys good deeds
Don't hang on too long, but don't let go too soon.
Love is a great beautifier.
Whatever creativity is, it is in part a solution to a problem.
Tradition is the illusion of permanence.
A man is literally what he thinks, his character being the complete sum of all his thoughts.
Backward, flow backward, O tide of the years! I am so weary of toil and of tears, Toil without recompense, tears all in vain! Take them, and give me my childhood again!
Love, which is quickly kindled in the gentle heart, seized this man for the fair form that was taken from me, and the manner still hurts me.
The best deed of a great man is to forgive and forget.
Lack of friends means, stranger in one's own country.
Value of a man depends upon his courage; his veracity depends upon his self-respect and his chastity depends upon his sense of honor.
A life spent defensively, worried, is a life wasted.
Sweet and lovely, sweeter than the roses in May, And she loves me, there is nothing more I can say.
A crust eaten in peace is better than a banquet partaken in anxiety.
Put your shoulder to the wheel.
We would often be sorry if our wishes were gratified.
Sacrifice is a part of life. It's supposed to be. It's not something to regret. It's something to aspire to.
In my life as an architect, I found that the single thing which inhibits young professionals, new students most severely, is their acceptance of standards that are too low.
You're the only boy who ever made me cry, and I decided that if you could make me cry, I must really love you.
Love kindled by virtue always kindles another, provided that its flame appear outwardly.
Love, which absolves no beloved one from loving, seized me so strongly with his charm that, as thou seest, it does not leave me yet.
In a competition of love we'll all share in the victory, no matter who comes first.
I no longer fear God, I love him.
And for your eyes my life takes poison slowly.
Well begun is half done.
Peace at home, peace in the world.
Those who see the invisible can do the impossible.
Bad times, hard times, this is what people keep saying; but let us live well, and times shall be good. We are the times: Such as we are, such are the times.
Design is not just what it looks like and feels like. Design is how it works.