Every lie is a poison; there are no harmless lies. Only the truth is safe. Only the truth gives me consolation – it is the one unbreakable diamond.
More quotes by Leo Tolstoy
Instead of going to Paris to attend lectures, go to the public library, and you won’t come out for twenty years, if you really wish to learn.
More quotes about Life
Happy New Year to all, including to my many enemies and those who have fought me and lost so badly they just don’t know what to do. Love!
I dont want to get to the end of my life and find that I lived just the length of it. I want to have lived the width of it as well.
You must demand nothing less than the best of yourself and for yourself. You must tell yourself that it is not wrong to want it all.
But I do know there are not enough syllables to spell out how much I love you. I love you I love you I love you I love you I love you I love You are my every moment, my every hour, my every day, my every season, and I know this isn’t poetry and it’s certainly not a haiku, it’s just all the things I needed to say to you.
Heaven knows we need never be ashamed of our tears, for they are rain upon the blinding dust of earth, overlying our hard hearts. I was better after I had cried, than before–more sorry, more aware of my own ingratitude, more gentle.