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A chief is a man who assumes responsibility. He says "I was beaten," h...   Life
A civilization is a heritage of beliefs, customs, and knowledge slowly...   Life
A civilization is built on what is required of men, not on that which ...   Life
A designer knows he has achieved perfection not when there is nothing ...   Life
A pile of rocks ceases to be a rock when somebody contemplates it with...   Life
A rock pile ceases to be a rock pile the moment a single man contempla...   Imagination
And now here is my secret, a very simple secret; it is only with the h...   Life
Charity never humiliated him who profited from it, nor ever bound him ...   Life
Each man must look to himself to teach him the meaning of life. It is ...   Life
Grown-ups never understand anything for themselves, and it is tiresome...   Life
He who has gone, so we but cherish his memory, abides with us, more po...   Life
I have no right, by anything I do or say, to demean a human being in h...   Life
I know but one freedom, and that is the freedom of the mind.   Life
If you want to build a ship, don't drum up people to collect wood and ...   Life
It is in the compelling zest of high adventure and of victory, and in ...   Life
It is only with the heart that one can see rightly; what is essential ...   Life
It is such a secret place, the land of tears.   Life
Life has meaning only if one barters it day by day for something other...   Life
Life has taught us that love does not consist in gazing at each other ...   Life
Love does not consist in gazing at each other, but in looking outward ...   Life
Love is not just looking at each other, it's looking in the same direc...   Life
Loving is not just looking at each other, it's looking in the same dir...   Love
Night, the beloved. Night, when words fade and things come alive. When...   Life
Of what worth are convictions that bring not suffering?   Life
Once men are caught up in an event, they cease to be afraid. Only the ...   Life
One can be a brother only in something. Where there is no tie that bin...   Life
Perfection is achieved, not when there is nothing more to add, but whe...   Life
Tell me who admires and loves you, and I will tell you who you are.   Life
The aeroplane has unveiled for us the true face of the earth.   Life
The machine does not isolate man from the great problems of nature but...   Life
The notion of looking on at life has always been hateful to me. What a...   Life
The one thing that matters is the effort.   Life
The time for action is now. It's never too late to do something.   Life
Transport of the mails, transport of the human voice, transport of fli...   Life
True happiness comes from the joy of deeds well done, the zest of crea...   Life
War is not an adventure. It is a disease. It is like typhus.   Life
We say nothing essential about the cathedral when we speak of its ston...   Life
What makes the desert beautiful is that somewhere it hides a well.   Life
What was my body to me? A kind of flunkey in my service. Let but my an...   Life
When you give yourself, you receive more than you give.   Life
Whoever loves above all the approach of love will never know the joy o...   Life
You are responsible, forever, for what you have tamed. You are respons...   Life