Nothing is funnier than unhappiness, I grant you that. Yes, yes, it's the most comical thing in the world.
Excellence encourages one about life generally; it shows the spiritual wealth of the world.
Man is always inclined to regard the small circle in which he lives as the center of the world and to make his particular, private lifethe standard of the universe and to make his particular, private life the standard of the universe. But he must give up this vain pretense, this petty provincial way of thinking and judging.
Much unhappiness has come into the world because of bewilderment and things left unsaid.
Books are the treasured wealth of the world and the fit inheritance of generations and nations.
The plain man is familiar with blindness and deafness, and knows from his everyday experience that the look of things is influenced by his senses; but it never occurs to him to regard the whole world as the creation of his senses.
Fun wouldn't be the right word... it was the most difficult, challenging, physical, extraordinary stretch I've ever had to make, in all those wild regards.
The promises of this world are, for the most part, vain phantoms; and to confide in one's self, and become something of worth and value is the best and safest course.
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.
Don't go around saying the world owes you a living. The world owes you nothing. It was here first.
Life is a series of experiences, each one of which makes us bigger, even though sometimes it is hard to realize this. For the world was built to develop character, and we must learn that the setbacks and grieves which we endure help us in our marching onward.
You cannot be happy with your family while being personally unhappy with your work. It's a Catch-22 kind of thing.
There must be people who remember World War II and the Holocaust who can help us get out of this rut.
If there was less sympathy in the world, there would be less trouble in the world.
Now, the external work of man is of the most varied kind as regards the force or ease, the form and rapidity, of the motions used on it, and the kind of work produced.
Ask yourself: Have you been kind today? Make kindness your daily modus operandi and change your world.
The world is a fine place and worth the fighting for and I hate very much to leave it.
Everyone thinks of changing the world, but no one thinks of changing himself.
Help us to recognize your voice, help us not to be allured by the madness of the world, so that we may never fall away from you, O Lord Jesus Christ.
In the struggle between yourself and the world second the world.
There is nothing stable in the world; uproar's your only music.
A slender acquaintance with the world must convince every man that actions, not words, are the true criterion of the attachment of friends.
The world is given to me only once, not one existing and one perceived. Subject and object are only one. The barrier between them cannot be said to have broken down as a result of recent experience in the physical sciences, for this barrier does not exist.
No great movement designed to change the world can bear to be laughed at or belittled. Mockery is a rust that corrodes all it touches.
The internal dialogue is what grounds people in the daily world. The world is such and such or so and so, only because we talk to ourselves about its being such and such and so and so. The passageway into the world of shamans opens up after the warrior has learned to shut off his internal dialogue.