She said she usually cried at least once each day not because she was sad, but because the world was so beautiful and life was so short.
Express yourself. My grandmother loved to paint. My family loves to act. I was told to find what interests me and then express myself.
The quality of an organization can never exceed the quality of the minds that make it up.
I wanna be there when your world is crashing down...I wanna be there when they tell you lies...and when you're feeling like you don't belong. Gonna be your friend. Gonna be there 'til the end.
A synonym is a word you use when you can't spell the word you first thought of.
All that is solid melts into air, all that is holy is profaned, and man is at last compelled to face with sober senses his real conditions of life, and his relations with his kind.
Data is not information. Information is not knowledge. Knowledge is not understanding. Understanding is not wisdom.
Love is an attachment to another self. Humor is a form of self-detachment -- a way of looking at one's existence, one's misfortune, or one's discomfort. If you really love, if you really know how to laugh, the result is the same: you forget yourself.
It is not enough to limit your love to your own nation, to your own group. You must respond with love even to those outside of it. . . . This concept enables people to live together not as nations, but as the human race.
Remember, the greatest gift is not found in a store nor under a tree, but in the hearts of true friends.