Money often costs too much.
To laugh often and much; to win the respect of intelligent people and the affection of children...to leave the world a better place...to know even one life has breathed easier because you have lived. This is to have succeeded.
In love we often doubt what we most believe.
It is a fact often observed, that men have written good verses under the inspiration of passion, who cannot write well under other circumstances.
When one door of happiness closes, another opens; but often we look so long at the closed door that we do not see the one which has been opened for us.
It is by its promise of a sense of power that evil often attracts the weak.
Friendship often ends in love; but love in friendship - never.
Many people die with their music still in them. Why is this so? Too often it is because they are always getting ready to live. Before they know it, time runs out.
War is evil, but it is often the lesser evil.
Love is often the fruit of marriage.
God's angels often protect his servants from potential enemies.
Dreams are often most profound when they seem the most crazy.
False facts are highly injurious to the progress of science, for they often endure long; but false views, if supported by some evidence, do little harm, for every one takes a salutary pleasure in proving their falseness.
Men's arguments often prove nothing but their wishes.
When a man is in love, he doubts, very often, what he most firmly believes.
Refugees are not terrorists. They are often the first victims of terrorism.
It is often safer to be in chains than to be free.
The individual has always had to struggle to keep from being overwhelmed by the tribe. If you try it, you will be lonely often, and sometimes frightened. But no price is too high to pay for the privilege of owning yourself.
It's often just enough to be with someone. I don't need to touch them. Not even talk. A feeling passes between you both. You're not alone.
Animals often strike us as passionate machines.
We die as often as we lose a friend.
I have often regretted my speech, but never my silence.
When a relationship is based more and more over time on trust and harmony, the sexual aspects often decline, which is perfectly fine for many couples. Then there is something wrong.
I have often noticed that a bribe has that effect - it changes a relation. The man who offers a bribe gives away a little of his own importance; the bribe once accepted, he becomes the inferior, like a man who has paid for a woman.
Tardiness often robs us opportunity, and the dispatch of our forces.