One can find so many pains when the rain is falling.
He who learns must suffer. And even in our sleep pain that cannot forget falls drop by drop upon the heart, and in our own despair, against our will, comes wisdom to us by the awful grace of God.
Tears fall in my heart like the rain on the town.
The drops of rain make a hole in the stone, not by violence, but by oft falling.
The Divine of the Lord in heaven is love, for the reason that love is receptive of all things of heaven, such as peace, intelligence, wisdom and happiness.
Many a man curses the rain that falls upon his head, and knows not that it brings abundance to drive away the hunger.
When his life was ruined, his family killed, his farm destroyed, Job knelt down on the ground and yelled up to the heavens, "Why god? Why me?" and the thundering voice of God answered, "There's just something about you that pisses me off."
However great an evil immorality may be, we must not forget that it is not without its beneficial consequences. It is only through extremes that men can arrive at the middle path of wisdom and virtue.
Every man is as heaven made him, and sometimes a great deal worse.
Better to reign in hell than serve in heaven.
For the spiritual sense of the Word treats everywhere of the spiritual world, that is, of the state of the church in the heavens, as well as in the earth; hence the Word is spiritual and Divine.
The most certain sign of wisdom is cheerfulness.
(Mankind) is not likely to salvage civilization unless he can evolve a system of good and evil which is independent of heaven and hell.
Knowledge which is divorced from justice, may be called cunning rather than wisdom.
After all, computers crash, people die, relationships fall apart. The best we can do is breath and reboot.
The dice of Zeus always fall luckily.
Fall is my favorite season in Los Angeles, watching the birds change color and fall from the trees.
In complete darkness we are all the same, it is only our knowledge and wisdom that separates us, don't let your eyes deceive you.
I can't tell you if genius is hereditary, because heaven has granted me no offspring.
Have you heard that it was good to gain the day? I also say it is good to fall, battles are lost in the same spirit in which they are won.
The Bible shows the way to go to heaven, not the way the heavens go.
All our words are but crumbs that fall down from the feast of the mind.
Fear is the main source of superstition, and one of the main sources of cruelty. To conquer fear is the beginning of wisdom, in the pursuit of truth as in the endeavour after a worthy manner of life.
With Hubert Van Eyck the eye is fixed and the face impassible; it is the eternal immobility of divine life; in heaven all is fulfilled and time is no more.
It's easy to fall into the trap of believing all the hype that's written about you... Who knows? In a couple of years, you might find me in the loony bin!