The Indian Summer of life should be a little sunny and a little sad like the season and infinite in wealth and depth of tone but never hustled.
- Henry Adams
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The main purpose of life is to live rightly, think rightly, act rightly. The soul must languish when we give all our thought to the body.
- Mahatma Gandhi
Always fall in with what you're asked to accept. Take what is given and make it over your way. My aim in life has always been to hold my own with whatever's going. Not against: with.
- Robert Frost
All my life, my heart has yearned for a thing I cannot name.
- Andre Breton
Difficult times have helped me to understand better than before, how infinitely rich and beautiful life is in every way, and that so many things that one goes worrying about are of no importance whatsoever.
- Isak Dinesen
The world is very different now. For man holds in his mortal hands the power to abolish all forms of human poverty, and all forms of human life.
- John F. Kennedy
It is a bit embarrassing to have been concerned with the human problem all one's life and find at the end that one has no more to offer by way of advice than 'try to be a little kinder.'
- Aldous Huxley
We must be willing to let go of the life we have planned, so as to have the life that is waiting for us.
- E. M. Forster
Life is a long lesson in humility.
- James M. Barrie