For what can war, but endless war, still breed?
Nothing is more active than thought, for it travels over the universe, and nothing is stronger than necessity for all must submit to it.
The older you get the stronger the wind gets - and it's always in your face.
Yes, women are stronger than us. They face more directly the problems that confront them, and for that reason they are much more spectacular to talk about. I don't know why I am more interested in women, because I don't go to any psychiatrists, and I don't want to know why.
My sorrow, when she's here with me, thinks these dark days of autumn rain are beautiful as days can be; she loves the bare, the withered tree; she walks the sodden pasture lane.
Let yourself be silently drawn by the stronger pull of what you really love.
Danger breeds best on too much confidence.
Every conquering temptation represents a new fund of moral energy. Every trial endured and weathered in the right spirit makes a soul nobler and stronger than it was before.
Death is the king of this world: 'Tis his park where he breeds life to feed him. Cries of pain are music for his banquet.
He who has injured thee was either stronger or weaker than thee. If weaker, spare him; if stronger, spare thyself.
We are just an advanced breed of monkeys on a minor planet of a very average star. But we can understand the Universe. That makes us something very special.
What is exciting is not for one person to be stronger than the other... but for two people to have met their match and yet they are equally as stubborn, as obstinate, as passionate, as crazy as the other.
The ballot is stronger than the bullet.
I should like to know what is the proper function of women, if it is not to make reasons for husbands to stay at home, and still stronger reasons for bachelors to go out.
Every evil in the bud is easily crushed: as it grows older, it becomes stronger.
Home is a name, a word, it is a strong one; stronger than magician ever spoke, or spirit ever answered to, in the strongest conjuration.
I'm more attracted to a stronger man rather than a feminine man. Someone who would just throw me down and take control. I love feeling helpless. I definitely like a man who is aggressive and confident.
Fashion exists for women with no taste, etiquette for people with no breeding.
There are some cases in which the sense of injury breeds not the will to inflict injuries and climb over them as a ladder, but a hatred of all injury.
That which does not kill us makes us stronger.
There are dark shadows on the earth, but its lights are stronger in the contrast.
I do resent that when you're in the most cool, powerful time of your life, which is your 40s, you're put out to pasture. I think women are so much cooler when they're older. So it's a drag that we're not allowed to age.
Don't be afraid to give your best to what seemingly are small jobs. Every time you conquer one it makes you that much stronger. If you do the little jobs well, the big ones will tend to take care of themselves.
Familiarity breeds contempt - and children.
Proud people breed sad sorrows for themselves.