It is too great comfort which turns a man against himself. Life is most readily renounced at the time and among the classes where it is least harsh
We cast away priceless time in
dreams, born of imagination,
fed upon illusion, and
put to death by reality.
It is an illusion that youth is happy, an illusion of those who have lost it; but the young know they are wretched for they are full of the truthless ideal which have been instilled into them, and each time they come in contact with the real, they are bruised and wounded
The decision to kiss for the first time is the most crucial in any love story. It changes the relationship of two people much more strongly than even the final surrender; because this kiss already has within it that surrender
All the time we wondered and wondered, who is this person coming/growing/turning/floating/swimming deep, deep inside
Worrying about it takes precious time and attention away from your priorities and increases your feelings of dissatisfaction about life
Never bear more than one trouble at a time. Some people bear three kinds -
all they have had, all they have now, and all they expect to have
Rather than sitting and worrying, do something, anything. Worrying is a waste of time
Money is a lubricant. It lets you ýslideţ through life instead of having to ýscrapeţ by. Money brings freedomˇfreedom to buy what you want , and freedom to do what you want with your time. Money allows you to enjoy the finer things in life as well as giving you the opportunity to help others have the necessities in life. Most of all, having money allows you not to have to spend your energy worrying about not having money.
If things happen all the time you are never nervous. It is when they are not happening that you are nervous.
I wish my parents had spent more time worrying about my education than me being a star
When there is a storm in your life, it is not the time to build. No creature on earth tries to build during a storm. Conserve your energy until the storm passes.
If you're doing your best, you won't have any time to worry about failure
Instead of worrying about what people say of you, why not spend time trying to accomplish something they will admire
Sunshine cannot bleach the snow, Nor time unmake what poets know
Serenity and inner beauty come when we wait upon God. 'Waiting' like that is not merely wasting time.”
Eva BuSerenity and inner beauty come when we wait upon God. 'Waiting' like that is not merely wasting time.
Never again clutter your days or nights with so many menial and unimportant things that you have no time to accept a real challenge when it comes along. This applies to play as well as work. A day merely survived is no cause for celebration. You are not here to fritter away your precious hours when you have the ability to accomplish so much by making a slight change in your routine. No more busy work. No more hiding from success. Leave time, leave space, to grow. Now. Now! Not tomorrow!
You may fool all the people some of the time, you can even fool some of the people all of the time, but you cannot fool all of the people all the time.
For death is no more than a turning of us over from time to eternity.
Take time to smell the roses
If I had a rose for every time I thought of you, I'd be picking roses for a lifetime.
Look at everything as though you were seeing it for the first time or last time. Then your time on earth will be filled with glory.
Our greatest glory is not in never falling but in rising every time we fall
I have learned to like myself for the first time and to have some serenity.
Silence is as deep as eternity; speech, shallow as time