Do not fear failure but rather fear not trying.
Open your mind to new experiences, particularly to the study of other people. Nothing that happens to a writer – however happy, however tragic – is ever wasted.
Being together does not always mean happy.
Light or dark, happy or sad, black or white, right or wrong there are only two strong options, the opposites and others are weak.
During our last year in the mountains new people came deep into our lives and nothing was ever the same again. The winter of the avalanches was like a happy and innocent winter in childhood compared to the next winter, a nightmare winter disguised as the greatest fun of all, and the murderous summer that was to follow. It was that year that the rich showed up.
When you give the love, you gain the heart.
We have one crystal clear reason apart from the blessed happiness of this way of life. It is this: prayer is the core of our day. Take prayer out, and the day would collapse, would be pithless, a straw blown in the wind. But how can you pray–really pray, I mean–with one against who you have a grudge or whom you have been discussing critically with another? Try it. You will find it cannot be done.
money can’t buy happiness”
I think you’re using money wrong
God created the institution of marriage for mutual happiness and pleasure.
If we learn to know that there is no enemy but we only have friend with misunderstanding then peace will be there.