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Unbeing dead isn't being alive.

Unless you can find some sort of loyalty, you cannot find unity and peace in your active living.

Wars and elections are both too big and too small to matter in the long run. The daily work - that goes on, it adds up.

We are all born for love. It is the principle of existence, and its only end.

We are immortal until our work on earth is done.

We are most alive when we're in love.

We can't plan life. All we can do is be available for it.

We don't get a chance to do that many things, and every one should be really excellent. Because this is our life.

We live in deeds, not years; in thoughts, not breaths; in feelings, not in figures on the dial; we should count time by heart-throbs. He most lives who thinks most, feels the noblest, acts the best.

We live in what is, but we find 1,000 ways not to face it. Great theatre strengthens our faculty to face it.

We never live, but we ever hope to live.

We never live; we are always in the expectation of living.

We wish for more in life rather than more of it.

We're all in this together ... alone.

Were the offer made true, I would engage to run again, from beginning to end, the same career of life. All I would ask should be the privilege of an author, to correct, in a second edition, certain errors of the first.

What a death in life it must be - an existence whose sole aim is good eating and drinking, splendid houses and elegant clothes! Not that these things are bad in moderation - and with something higher beyond. But with nothing beyond?

What I cannot love, I overlook. Is that real friendship?

What the world really needs is more love and less paperwork.

What we play is life.

When I reflect upon what I have seen, have heard, and have done, I can hardly persuade myself that all that frivolous hurry and bustle and pleasure of the world had any reality; and I look on what has passed as one of those wild dreams which opium occasions, and I by no means wish to repeat the nauseous dose for the sake of the fugitive illusion.


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