God is a challenge because there is no proof of his existence and therefore the search must continue.
We owe our existence to our parents, but we actually didn't have a choice.
It is possible to spend one's entire lifetime without ever experiencing the mystical realms or even without being aware of their existence.
Cultivation of mind should be the ultimate aim of human existence.
Hope is like a road in the country; there was never a road, but when many people walk on it, the road comes into existence.
Every moment of one's existence one is growing into more or retreating into less. One is always living a little more or dying a little bit.
Only in men's imagination does every truth find an effective and undeniable existence. Imagination, not invention, is the supreme master of art as of life.
No one would choose a friendless existence on condition of having all other things in the world
The existence of a man is so small a thing to take, so mighty a thing to employ.
The mystery of existence is the connection between our faults and our misfortunes
Hold it the greatest sin to prefer existence to honor, and for the sake of life to lose the reasons for living.
There's nothing that makes you so aware of the improvisation of human existence as a song unfinished. Or an old address book.
Every moment of one's existence one isgrowing into more or retreating into less.One is always living a little more or dying a little bit.
Self-rejection is the greatest enemy of the spiritual life because it contradicts the sacred voice that calls us the "Beloved". Being the Beloved expresses the core truth of our existence.
Assessing existence while failing to embrace the insights of modern physics would be like wrestling in the dark with an unknown opponent.
Everything science has taught me - and continues to teach me - strengthens my belief in the continuity of our spiritual existence after death. Nothing disappears without a trace.
Studying anthropology, I developed a kind of holistic view of human existence, in which the dichotomies you listed are all necessary and vital aspects of life.
Existence without an aim, without a worthy purpose, is worse than wasted
This is a work of fiction. All the characters in it, human and otherwise, are imaginary, excepting only certain of the fairy folk, whom it might be unwise to offend by casting doubts on their existence. Or lack thereof.
Money, again, has often been a cause of the delusion of the multitudes. Sober nations have all at once become desperate gamblers, and risked almost their existence upon the turn of a piece of paper.
Both liberty and equality are among the primary goals pursued by human beings through many centuries; but total liberty for wolves is death to the lambs, total liberty of the powerful, the gifted, is not compatible with the rights to a decent existence of the weak and the less gifted.
As soon as man does not take his existence for granted, but beholds it as something unfathomably mysterious, thought begins.
Question with boldness even the existence of a God; because, if there be one, he must more approve of the homage of reason, then that of blindfolded fear.
A land ethic, then, reflects the existence of an ecological conscience, and this in turn reflects a conviction of individual responsibility for the health of the land. Health is the capacity of the land for self-renewal. Conservation is our effort to understand and preserve this capacity.
All greatness of character is dependent on individuality. The man who has no other existence than that which he partakes in common with all around him, will never have any other than an existence of mediocrity.