Most men find it difficult to remain true to a single woman, but relatively easy to be true to three or four at the same time.
In a time of drastic change, it is the learners who inherit the future. The learned usually find themselves equipped to live in a world that no longer exists.
As societies grow decadent, the language grows decadent, too. Words are used to disguise, not to illuminate, action: you liberate a city by destroying it. Words are to confuse, so that at election time people will solemnly vote against their own interests.
I feel there are two people inside me - me and my intuition. If I go against her, she'll screw me every time, and if I follow her, we get along quite nicely.
Waste neither time nor money, but make the best use of both. Without industry and frugality, nothing will do, and with them everything.
Short as life is, we make it still shorter by the careless waste of time.
The right to private property meant at the same time the right and duty to be personally concerned about your own well-being, to be personally concerned about your family's income, to be personally concerned about your future. This is hard work.
Every time you don't follow your inner guidance, you feel a loss of energy, loss of power, a sense of spiritual deadness.
In an expanding universe, time is on the side of the outcast. Those who once inhabited the suburbs of human contempt find that without changing their address they eventually live in the metropolis.
Consultants are people who borrow your watch and tell you what time it is, and then walk off with the watch.
Experts say you can\'t concentrate on more than one task at a time.
Experts say you should never hit your children in anger. When is a good time? When you\'re feeling festive?
The stream of time sweeps away errors, and leaves the truth for the inheritance of humanity.
Let us boldly implement what our ancestors practiced and take the time to bring forth the knowledge, values, ceremonies, social and political institutions that bring out the spirit of every human child, no matter what age.
Death must be so beautiful. To lie in the soft brown earth, with the grasses waving above one's head, and listen to silence. To have no yesterday, and no to-morrow. To forget time, to forgive life, to be at peace.
The most tragic paradox of our time is to be found in the failure of nation-states to recognize the imperatives of internationalism.
Theatre takes place all the time -- wherever one is -- and art simply facilitates persuading one this is the case.
A theatre, a literature, an artistic expression that does not speak for its own time has no relevance.
No baseness or cruelty of treason so deep or so tragic shall enter our human world, but that loyal love shall be able in due time to oppose to just that deed of treason its fitting deed of atonement.
Optimism doesn't wait on facts. It deals with prospects. Pessimism is a waste of time.
A word carries far - very far - deals destruction through time as the bullets go flying through space.
Man is wise and constantly in quest of more wisdom; but the ultimate wisdom, which deals with beginnings, remains locked in a seed. There it lies, the simplest fact of the universe and at the same time the one which calls forth faith rather than reason.
The ultimate wisdom which deals with beginnings, remains locked in a seed. There it lies, the simplest fact of the universe and at the same time the one which calls faith rather than reason.
You can fool some of the people all of the time, and all of the people some of the time, but you cannot fool all of the people all of the time.
You can fool all the people all the time if the advertising budget is big enough.