Happiness is not by chance, but by choice.
Better be wise by the misfortunes of others than by your own.
Some people are afraid of what they might find if they try to analyze themselves too much, but you have to crawl into your wounds to discover where your fears are. Once the bleeding starts, the cleansing can begin.
Depression isn't just being a bit sad. It's feeling nothing. It's not wanting to be alive anymore.
Learning too soon our limitations, we never learn our powers.
The pain of life overrides the joy to the point that joy does not exist.
No matter what happens, or how bad it seems today, life does go on, and it will be better tomorrow.
The only serious question in life is whether to kill yourself or not.
Often really what you need is someone who will believe in you, who will encourage you to believe in yourself.
The majority of the things that I do, I'm actually afraid to do, but you just have to have a positive attitude and block out any fears that you have.
I didn't want to wake up. I was having a much better time asleep. And that's really sad. It was almost like a reverse nightmare, like when you wake up from a nightmare you're so relieved. I woke up into a nightmare.
But in the end one needs more courage to live than to kill himself.
My father said there were two kinds of people in the world: givers and takers. The takers may eat better, but the givers sleep better.
Never give up, for that is just the place and time that the tide will turn.
Those who truly love us will never knowingly ask us to be other than we are
We couldn't imagine the emptiness of a creature who put a razor to her wrists and opened her veins, the emptiness and the calm.
Crazy people are considered mad by the rest of the society only because their intelligence isn't understood.
I was set free because my greatest fear had been realized, and I still had a daughter who I adored, and I had an old typewriter and a big idea. And so rock bottom became a solid foundation on which I rebuilt my life.
Should I kill myself, or have a cup of coffee?
Forgiving is not forgetting; its actually remembering--remembering and not using your right to hit back. Its a second chance for a new beginning. And the remembering part is particularly important. Especially if you dont want to repeat what happened.
Nothing in my life has ever made me want to commit suicide more than people's reaction to my trying to commit suicide.
Great ability develops and reveals itself increasingly with every new assignment.
Fear of death increases in exact proportion to increase in wealth.
Let us dare to read, think, speak and write.
Over a three year period, I gave away half of what I had. To be honest, my hands shook as I signed it away. I knew I was taking myself out of the race to be the richest man in the world.
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