Courage is almost a contradiction in terms. It means a strong desire to live taking the form of readiness to die.
Some people live an entire lifetime and wonder if they have ever made a difference in the world, but the Marines don't have that problem.
War may sometimes be a necessary evil. But no matter how necessary, it is always an evil, never a good. We will not learn how to live together in peace by killing each others children.
In the end we shall have had enough of cynicism and skepticism and humbug and we shall want to live more musically.
It is easy in the world to live after the worlds opinions; it is easy in solitude to live after your own; but the great man is he who in the midst of the crowd keeps with perfect sweetness the independence of solitude.
It is only when we truly know and understand that we have a limited time on earth and that we have no way of knowing when our time is up that we will begin to live each day to the fullest, as if it were the only one we had.
Men for the sake of getting a living forget to live.
Thought means life, since those who do not think so do not live in any high or real sense. Thinking makes the man.
You live with your thoughts -- so be careful what they are.
Believe me! The secret of reaping the greatest fruitfulness and the greatest enjoyment from life is to live dangerously!
In a time of drastic change, it is the learners who inherit the future. The learned find themselves equipped to live in a world which no longer exists.
They were seeking out the treasure of their destiny, without actually wanting to live out their destiny.
Mysterious love, uncertain treasure, hast thou more of pain or pleasure! Endless torments dwell about thee: Yet who would live, and live without thee!
...Monsters are real, and ghosts are real too. They live inside us, and sometimes, they win.
Live with intention. Walk to the edge. Listen hard. Practice wellness. Play with abandon. Laugh. Choose with no regret. Appreicate your friends. Continue to learn. Do what you love. Live as this is all there is.
It is a brave act to despise death; but where life is more terrible than death, it is then the truest valor to dare to live.
As long as you have the blessing of your parents it does not matter even if you live in the mountains.
To live for some future goal is shallow. It's the sides of the mountain that sustain life, not the top.
One cannot live without inconsistency.
Think naught a trifle, though it small appear; sands make the mountain, moments make the year, and trifles, life. Your care to trifles give, else you may die ere you have learned to live.
Live not as though there were a thousand years ahead of you. Fate is at your elbow; make yourself good while life and power are still yours.
Participation in the blessings of the union with Christ comes when the faithful have all the things needed to live well and blessedly to God.
Virtuous people are simply those who have not been tempted sufficiently, because they live in a vegetative state, or because their purposes are so concentrated in one direction that they have not had the leisure to glance around them.
If one advances confidently in the direction of his dreams, and endeavors to live the life he has imagined, he will meet with a success unexpected in common hours.
The obsession with suicide is characteristic of the man who can neither live nor die, and whose attention never swerves from this double impossibility.