We are happy when for everything inside us there is a corresponding something outside us.
A friend should be a master at guessing and keeping still: you must not want to see everything.
The presidential candidates are offering prescriptions for everything from Iraq to healthcare, but listen closely. Their fixes are situational and incremental. Meanwhile, the underlying structural problems in American politics and government are systemic and prevent us from solving our most intractable challenges.
Not everything in old age is grim. I haven’t walked through an airport for years, and wheelchairs are the way to travel.
Everything I have experienced in my life helps form who I am today, and I would not change or forget any of it.
To correct a natural indifference I was placed half-way between misery and the sun. Misery kept me from believing that all was well under the sun, and the sun taught me that history wasn’t everything.
If you have a trust in and an expectation of your own solitude, everything that you need to know will be revealed to you.
From the moment when he catches sight of the light of the world, a man seeks to find out himself and get hold of himself out of its confusion, in which he, with everything else, is tossed about in motley mixture.
In the end, there is no absence of irony: the integrity of what is sacred to Native Americans will be determined by the government that has been responsible for doing everything in its power to destroy Native American cultures.
It is necessary to work, if not from inclination, at least from despair. Everything considered, work is less boring than amusing oneself.