It is an illusion that photos are made with the camera.

.. they are made with the eye, heart and head.

A day without laughter is a day wasted.

When God wants to judge a nation, He gives them wicked rulers.

There is nothing more musical than a sunset.

If you want to know who controls you, look at who you are not allowed to criticize.

The wise man doesn't give the right answers, he poses the right questions.

 image quote by Jean-Paul Sartre

We are our choices.

Courage isn't having the strength to go on - it is going on when you don't have strength.

It is dangerous to be right in matters where established men are wrong.

The real voyage of discovery consists not in seeking new landscapes, but in having new eyes.

The mirror is a worthless invention. The only way to truly see yourself is in the reflection of someone else's eyes.

The reading of all good books is like a conversation with the finest minds of past centuries.

Nobody realizes that some people expend tremendous energy merely to be normal.

 image quote by Voltaire

Cherish those who seek the truth but beware of those who find it.

Don't walk behind me; I may not lead. Don't walk in front of me; I may not follow. Just walk beside me and be my friend.

Divide each difficulty into as many parts as is feasible and necessary to resolve it.

Six hours' sleep for a man, seven for a woman, and eight for a fool.

Judge a man by his questions rather than by his answers.

Give me the patience for the small things of life, courage for the great trials of life. Help me to do my best each day and then go to sleep knowing God is awake.

Moses has revealed the existence of God to his nation.

Jesus Christ to the Roman world, Muhammad to the old continent.

 image quote by Jean-Paul Sartre

Only the guy who isn't rowing has time to rock the boat.

The most important decision you make is to be in a good mood.

Whenever anyone has offended me, I try to raise my soul so high that the offense cannot reach it.

Each player must accept the cards life deals him or her: but once they are in hand, he or she alone must decide how to play the cards in order to win the game.

The only way to deal with an unfree world is to become so absolutely free that your very existence is an act of rebellion.

Whatever a person may be like, we must still love them because we love God.

We shall never be clothed with the righteousness of Christ except we first know assuredly that we have no righteousness of our own.

 image quote by Napoleon Bonaparte

Courage isn't having the strength to go on - it is going on when you don't have strength.

I don't feel that it is necessary to know exactly what I am.

The main interest in life and work is to become someone else that you were not in the beginning.

Prayer doesn't change things - God changes things in answer to prayer.

In general, the art of government consists of taking as much money as possible from one class of citizens to give to another.

If you would be a real seeker after truth, it is necessary that at least once in your life you doubt, as far as possible, all things.

To be happy we must not be too concerned with others.

It is better to be hated for what you are than to be loved for something you are not.

 image quote by Voltaire

I disapprove of what you say, but I will defend to the death your right to say it.

The reason people find it so hard to be happy is that they always see the past better than it was, the present worse than it is, and the future less resolved than it will be. French translation

Always go too far, because that's where you'll find the truth.

Let us be grateful to the people who make us happy; they are the charming gardeners who make our souls blossom.

A dog barks when his master is attacked.

I would be a coward if I saw that God's truth is attacked and yet would remain silent.

Where there is power, there is resistance.

Black as the devil, hot as hell, pure as an angel, sweet as love.

 image quote by Voltaire

Judge a person by their questions, rather than their answers.

Never interrupt your enemy when he is making a mistake.

Until you spread your wings, you'll have no idea how far you can fly.

If I believe in God and life after death and you do not, and if there is no God, we both lose when we die. However, if there is a God, you still lose and I gain everything.

The greatest happiness of life is the conviction that we are loved; loved for ourselves, or rather, loved in spite of ourselves.

When we revolt it’s not for a particular culture.

We revolt simply because, for many reasons, we can no longer breathe.

The more I read, the more I acquire, the more certain I am that I know nothing.

 image quote by Alexis Carrel

Man cannot remake himself without suffering, for he is both the marble and the sculptor.

Words are like eyeglasses they blur everything that they do not make clear.

The only way to comprehend what mathematicians mean by Infinity is to contemplate the extent of human stupidity.

Do not wait for life. Do not long for it. Be aware, always and at every moment, that the miracle is in the here and now.

Man cannot discover new oceans unless he has the courage to lose sight of the shore.

Go forward bravely. Fear nothing. Trust in God; all will be well.

Anyone who has the power to make you believe absurdities has the power to make you commit injustices.

 image quote by Napoleon Bonaparte

Never interrupt your enemy when they are making a mistake.

There is no crueler tyranny than that which is perpetuated under the shield of law and in the name of justice.

Only those who have learned well to be earnestly dissatisfied with themselves, and to be confounded with shame at their wretchedness truly understand the Christian gospel.