Of all things which wisdom provides to make life entirely happy, much the greatest is the possession of friendship.
Of all the things which wisdom provides to make us entirely happy, much the greatest is the possession of friendship.
Life is far too important a thing ever to talk seriously about.
If you would be a real seeker after truth, it is necessary that at least once in your life you doubt, as far as possible, all things.
Truth and the knowledge of the ages are often the hardest and most intangible thing to learn in life. But, once comprehended and fully understood, they will provide the possessor with a wealth of wisdom and insight more valuable than both gold and diamonds combined.
I am in love - and, my God, it is the greatest thing that can happen to a man. I tell you, find a woman you can fall in love with. Do it. Let yourself fall in love. If you have not done so already, you are wasting your life.
Anyone who stops learning is old, whether at twenty or eighty. Anyone who keeps learning stays young. The greatest thing in life is to keep your mind young.
In order to acquire a growing and lasting respect in society, it is a good thing, if you possess great talent, to give, early in your youth, a very hard kick to the right shin of the society that you love. After that, be a snob.
Angels from their wisdom go still further. They say that not only every thing good and true is from the Lord, but every thing of life as well.
A free life cannot acquire many possessions, because this is not easy to do without servility to mobs or monarchs.
You learned the two greatest thing in life, never rat on your friends, and always keep your mouth shut.
The greatest thing in family life is to take a hint when a hint is intended-and not to take a hint when a hint isn't intended.
All my life, all my life that I can, as far back as I can remember, I saw my first movie when I was six years old. And since then I wanted to do that. I wanted to be a part of that.
Whatever I have tried to do in life, I have tried with all my heart to do it well; whatever I have devoted myself to, I have devoted myself completely; in great aims and in small I have always thoroughly been in earnest.
The secret of life is to have a task, something you devote your entire life to, something you bring everything to, every minute of the day for the rest of your life. And the most important thing is, it must be something you cannot possibly do.
Wisdom is nothing but a preparation of the soul, a capacity, a secret art of thinking, feeling and breathing thoughts of unity at every moment of life.
I really feel sorry for people who are, who divide their whole life up into 'things that I like' and 'things that I must do.' You're only here for a short time, mate. Learn to like it.
At the end, the realization is that she had to get to a place in her life where she could drop her guard and make peace with the fact that whether she had a small amount of time, that she had to kind of live it completely through, instead of living by the rules.
Pain is such an important thing in life. I think that as an artist you have to experience suffering.
There are only three things women need in life: food, water, and compliments.
There are worse things in life than death. Have you ever spent an evening with an insurance salesman?
For in the true nature of things, if we rightly consider, every green tree is far more glorious than if it were made of gold and silver.
I see what happens when one gets very attached to material things. That's just not what my life is.
There is only one thing that a man really wants to do, all his life; and that is, to find his way to his God, his Morning Star, salute his fellow man, and enjoy the woman who has come the long way with him.
Those who educate children well are more to be honored than they who produce them; for these only gave them life, those the art of living well.