“The very least you can do in your life is to figure out what you hope for. And the most you can do is live inside that hope. Not admire it from a distance but live right in it, under its roof.”
“If you concentrate on finding good in every situation, you will discover that your life will suddenly be filled with gratitude, a feeling that nurtures the soul.”
If you want to go fast, go alone. If you want to go far, go together.
The first duty of love is to listen.
“Through compassion you will learn that all human beings are just like you.”
“The gratitude that we encounter
helps us believe in the goodness of the world, and strengthens us thereby to do what's good.”
"The way of peace is the way of love. Love is the greatest power on earth. It
conquers all things."
“I believe in human dignity as the source of national purpose, human liberty as the source of national action, the human heart as the source of national compassion, and in the human mind as the source of our invention and our ideas.”
“The future is an infinite succession of presents, and to live now as we think human beings should live, in defiance of all that is bad around us, is itself a marvelous victory."
“We who lived in concentration camps can remember the men who walked through the huts comforting others, giving away their last piece of bread. They may have been few in number, but they offer sufficient proof that everything can be taken from a man but one thing: the last of the human freedoms – to choose one’s attitude in any given set of circumstances, to choose one’s own way.”