It is the nature of desire not to be satisfied, and most men live only for the gratification of it.
I strongly believed that Sri Lanka belongs to the Sinhalese, but there are minority communities and we treat them like our people, They can live in this country with us. But they must not try to, under the pretext of being a minority, demand undue things.
Man does not live by words alone, despite the fact that he sometimes has to eat them.
Fools live to regret their words, wise men to regret their silence.
Live your life from your heart. Share from your heart. And your story will touch and heal people's souls.
To live only for some future goal is shallow. It`s the sides of the mountain that sustain life, not the top.
I love people. I love my family, my children... but inside myself is a place where I live all alone and that's where you renew your springs that never dry up.
To live is to choose. But to choose well, you must know who you are and what you stand for, where you want to go and why you want to get there.
Cancer victims who don't accept their fate, who don't learn to live with it, will only destroy what little time they have left.
I have to live for others and not for myself; that's middle class morality
The mark of the immature man is that he wants to die nobly for a cause, while the mark of a mature man is that he wants to live humbly for one
Arrogance and snobbism live in adjoining rooms and use a common currency.
We tend to live up to our expectations.
Live so that when your children think of fairness and integrity, they think of you.
I saw Islam as the correct way to live, and I chose to try to live that way.
Grace isn't a little prayer you chant before receiving a meal. It's a way to live.
Our duty is to encourage every one in his struggle to live up to his own highest idea, and strive at the same time to make the ideal as near as possible to the Truth.
Thousands of men breathe, move, and live; pass off the stage of life and are heard of no more. Why? They did not a particle of good in the world; and none were blest by them, none could point to them as the instrument of their redemption; not a line they wrote, not a word they spoke, could be recalled, and so they perished--their light went out in darkness, and they were not remembered more than the insects of yesterday. Will you thus live and die, O man immortal? Live for something
To live by a large river is to be kept in the heart of things
Water is the most critical resource issue of our lifetime and our children's lifetime.
The health of our waters is the principal measure of how we live on the land
The state is the great fiction by which everybody seeks to live at the expense of everybody else
..... to be whole and harmonious, man must also know the music of the beaches and the woods. He must find the thing of which he is only an infinitesimal part and nurture it and love it, if he is to live.
Wilderness itself is the basis of all our civilization. I wonder if we have enough reverence for life to concede to wilderness the right to live on?
I think I could turn and live with the animals, they are so placid and self-contained.
During one of my treks through Afghanistan, we lost our corkscrew. We were compelled to live on food and water for several days.