Change is the only constant
A kiss without a hug is like a flower without the fragrance.
Anyone can become angry - that is easy, but to be angry with the right person at the right time, and for the
right purpose and in the right way - that is not within everyone's power and that is not easy.
When dealing with people, remember you are not dealing with creatures of logic, but creatures of emotion.
I think quite often a fate worse than death is life - for lots of people.
Worry is like a rocking chair, it will give you something to do, but it won't get you anywhere.
He who has not Christmas in his heart will never find it under a tree.
Some people see things that are and ask, Why? Some people dream of things that never were and ask, Why not? Some people have to go to work and don't have time for all that ...
Jesus said love one another. He didn't say love the whole world.
He reproduced himself with so much humble objectivity, with the unquestioning, matter of fact interest of a dog who sees himself in a mirror and thinks: there's another dog.
Hypocrisy is the most difficult and nerve-racking vice that any man can pursue; it needs an unceasing vigilance and a rare detachment of spirit. It cannot, like adultery or gluttony, be practiced at spare moments; it is a whole-time job
The fool has one great advantage over a man of sense he is always satisfied with himself.
If you watch a game, it's fun. If you play at it, it's recreation. If you work at it, it's golf
God seeks comrades and claims love, the Devil seeks slaves and claims obedience.
The basic thing nobody asks is why do people take drugs of any sort? Why do we have these accessories to normal living to live? I mean, is there something wrong with society that's making us so pressurized, that we cannot live without guarding ourselves against it?
It's only when you look at an ant through a magnifying glass on a sunny day that you realise how often they burst into flames.
People living deeply have no fear of death.
Love is the only gold
Courage is the gateway in the sense that you must first learn to face down your fears, even as they still appear real to you.
A civil servant is sometimes like a broken cannon - it won't work and you can't fire it.
Bigot: One who is obstinately and zealously attached to an opinion that you do not entertain.
Before you have an argument with your boss, you'd better take a good look at both sides--his side & the outside.
Did you ever stop to taste a carrot? Not just eat it, but taste it? You can't taste the beauty and energy of the earth in a Twinkie
It is foolish to tear one's hair in grief, as though sorrow would be made less with baldness.
The best insurance policy for tomorrow is to make the most productive use of today. A lot of what passes for depression these days is nothing more than a body saying that it needs work.
Love and compassion are necessities, not luxuries. Without them, humanity cannot survive.
It is necessary to help others, not only in our prayers, but in our daily lives. If we find we cannot help others, the least we can do is to desist from harming them.
Talent does things tolerably well; genius does then intolerably better
A woman worries about the future until she gets a husband, while a man never worries about the future until he gets a wife.
It is impossible to win an argument with an ignorant man