When we are motivated by goals that have deep meaning, by dreams that need completion, by pure love that needs expressing -- then we truly live life.
Faith consists in being vitally concerned with that ultimate reality to which I give the symbolical name of God. Whoever reflects earnestly on the meaning of life is on the verge of an act of faith.
If women didn't exist, all the money in the world would have no meaning.
Without continual growth and progress, such words as improvement,achievement, and success have no meaning.
In its amplest meaning History includes every trace and vestige of everything that man has done or thought since first he appeared on the earth.
The greatest dangers to liberty lurk in insidious encroachment by men of zeal -- well-meaning but without understanding.
There is great meaning in life for those who are willing to journey.
The quest for certainty blocks the search for meaning. Uncertainty is the very condition to impel man to unfold his powers.
A sister is a gift to the heart, a friend to the spirit, a golden thread to the meaning of life.
I would rather feel compassion than know the meaning of it
I didn't want to tell the tree or weed what it was. I wanted it to tell me something and through me express its meaning in nature.
The meaning of quality in photography's best pictures lies written in the language of vision. That language is learned by chance, not system.
..piling up zeros in your bank account, or cars in your driveway, won't in and of itself make you successful. Rather, true success is based on a constant flow of giving and recieving. In fact, if you look up affluence in the dictionary, you'll see its root is a Latin phrase meaning "to flow with abundance". So in order to be truly affluent, you must always let what you have recieved flow back into the world.
With respect to the two words "general welfare," I have always regarded them as qualified by the detail of powers connected with them. To take them in a literal and unlimited sense would be a metamorphosis of the Constitution into a character which there is a host of proofs was not contemplated by its creators. If the words obtained so readily a place in the "Articles of Confederation," and received so little notice in their admission into the present Constitution, and retained for so long a time a silent place in both, the fairest explanation is, that the words, in the alternative of meaning nothing or meaning everything, had the former meaning taken for granted
Even those who wish to find happiness and overcome misery
Will wander with no aim nor meaning
If they do not comprehend the secret of the mind-
The paramount significance of Dharma.
Playing the game I have learned the meaning of humility. It has given me an understanding of futility of the human effort.
In our life there is a single color, as on an artist's palette,
which provides the meaning of life and art. It is the color of love.
No matter where you go,
however far away,
a part of me will be with you
and a part of you, with me, will stay
But to see her was to love her,
love but her,
and love her forever
As for me, to love you alone, to make
you happy, to do nothing which would
contradict your wishes, this is my
destiny and the meaning of my life.
There is a land of the living and a land of the dead and the bridge is love, the only survival, the only meaning.
Great literature is simply language charged with meaning to the utmost possible degree.
If the whole universe has no meaning, we should never have found out that it has no meaning: just as, if there were no light in the universe and therefore no creatures with eyes, we should never know it was dark. Dark would be without meaning.
Flowers have spoken to me more than I can tell in written words. They are the hieroglyphics of angels, loved by all men for the beauty of their character, though few can decipher even fragments of their meaning.
Words differently arranged have a different meaning and meanings differently arranged have a different effect.
Words may show a man's wit but actions his meaning.
Words mean more than what is set down on paper. It takes the human voice to infuse them with shades of deeper meaning