Of life's two chief prizes, beauty and truth, I found the first in a loving heart and the second in a laborer's hand.
Success comes from taking the initiative and following up... persisting... eloquently expressing the depth of your love. What simple action could you take today to produce a new momentum toward success in your life?
Friendship at first sight, like love at first sight, is said to be the only truth.
I was bold in the pursuit of knowledge, never fearing to follow truth and reason to whatever results they led, and bearding every authority which stood in their way.
Don't walk in front of me, I may not follow. Don't walk behind me, I may not lead. There is only one happiness in life, to love and be loved.
Children, dear and loving children, can alone console a woman for the loss of her beauty.
This Divine truth flows into heaven from the Lord from His Divine love.
The truth is - I found myself doing these huge action-adventure movies, and um, and which are cool man. And I really love doing them. And thankfully I haven't had too much dialogue, because if I had I would have really made a mess of it. You know what I mean?
I do not think much of a man who is not wiser today than he was yesterday.
When love beckons to you, follow him, Though his ways are hard and steep. And when his wings enfold you yield to him, Though the sword hidden among his pinions may wound you.
For though we love both the truth and our friends, piety requires us to honor the truth first.
It's tangible, it's solid, it's beautiful. It's artistic, from my standpoint, and I just love real estate.
Enhance and intensify one's vision of that synthesis of truth and beauty which is the highest and deepest reality.
Our love of what is beautiful does not lead to extravagance; our love of the things of the mind does not make us soft.
Be Impeccable With Your Word. Speak with integrity. Say only what you mean. Avoid using the word to speak against yourself or to gossip about others. Use the power of your word in the direction of truth and love.
To love beauty is to see light.
To love rightly is to love what is orderly and beautiful in an educated and disciplined way.
I chose to live in London, and I love it there. But I'm Scottish through and through. It's a great place, a beautiful land and a beautiful people.
When everyone around you is doing all this incredible pirate acting and you're having to sort of play the straight guy and move the story forward, you kind of want to be doing some of that pirate ripping it up stuff, but in truth, to be a part of that project is what I love.
I am amazed about how everyone wants to know about my love life. They whisper to me, 'Tell me the truth? Is it true?' Who cares? Because we have this job, we are to say to everybody what we do, or with whom we sleep? It's a bit absurd, but that's why everybody lies so much.
Art is not the application of a canon of beauty but what the instinct and the brain can conceive beyond any canon. When we love a woman we don't start measuring her limbs.
That a man is successful who has lived well, laughed often, and loved much, who has gained the respect of the intelligent men and the love of children; who has filled his niche and accomplished his task; who leaves the world better than he found it, whether by an improved poppy, a perfect poem, or a rescued soul; who never lacked appreciation of earth's beauty or failed to express it; who looked for the best in others and gave the best he had.
There are only two people who can tell you the truth about yourself - an enemy who has lost his temper and a friend who loves you dearly.
The pursuit of truth and beauty is a sphere of activity in which we are permitted to remain children all our lives.
The fact is that love is of two kinds, one which commands, and one which obeys. The two are quite distinct, and the passion to which the one gives rise is not the passion of the other.