I have learned more about love, selflessness and human understanding in this great adventure in the world of AIDS than I ever did in the cut-throat, competitive world in which I spent my life.
The flower is the poetry of reproduction. It is an example of the eternal seductiveness of life.
Hearing voices no one else can hear isn't a good sign, even in the wizarding world.
To harken to evil conversation is the road to wickedness..
There are many victories worse than a defeat.
I was born not knowing and have had only a little time to change that here and there.
Never continue in a job you don't enjoy. If you're happy in what you're doing, you'll like yourself, you'll have inner peace. And if you have that, along with physical health, you will have had more success than you could possibly have imagined.
If a dog jumps in your lap, it is because he is fond of you but if a cat does the same thing, it is because your lap is warmer.
Sometimes the heart sees what is invisible to the eye.
Sometimes the fool who rushes in gets the job done.
Nothing is so awesomely unfamiliar as the familiar that discloses itself at the end of a journey.
If you don't like the way the world is, you change it. You have an obligation to change it. You just do it one step at a time.
When asked what was the proper time for supper If you are a rich man, whenever you please and if you are a poor man, whenever you can.
The only reason I made a commercial for American Express was to pay for my American Express bill.
Christ is the Master the Scriptures are only the servant. The true way to test all the Books is to see whether they work the will of Christ or not. No Book which does not preach Christ can be apostolic, though Peter or Paul were its author. And no Book which does preach Christ can fail to be apostolic though Judas, Ananias, Pilate or Herod were its author.
It's interesting to think that my ancestors used to live in the trees, like apes, until finally they got the nerve to head out onto the plains, where some were probably hit by cars.
I want to be thoroughly used up when I die, for the harder I work the more I live. I rejoice in life for its own sake.
Only passions, great passions, can elevate the soul to great things.
No man is free who is not master of himself.
Irrationally held truths may be more harmful than reasoned errors.