I am not sure exactly what heaven will be like, but I do know that when we die and it comes time for God to judge us, He will not ask, "How many good things have you done in your life?," rather He will ask, "How much love did you put into what you did?"
There is more hunger for love and appreciation in this world than for bread.
It is not the brains that matter most, but that which guides them—the character, the heart, generous qualities, progressive ideas.
The mind is its own place, and in itself can make a heaven of hell, a hell of heaven.
If you always do what interests you at least one person is pleased.
Not everything that counts can be counted, and not everything that can be counted counts.
Imagination is more important than knowledge.
Gravitation is not responsible for people falling in love.
Sometimes one pays most for the things one gets for nothing.
The physicists say that I am a mathematician, and the mathematicians say that I am a physicist. I am a completely isolated man and though everybody knows me, there are very few people who really know me.
Our bodies are just temporary vessels for our souls, which will go on forever. You really are an extension of the power that created the whole universe, no matter what drags you have on.
One had to learn to suffer and not let others see it.
The true conquests, the only ones that leave no regret are those that have been wrested from ignorance.
Everything on Earth is soon forgotten, except the opinion we leave imprinted on history.
There is no immortality, but the memory that is left in the minds of men.
In the end, only three things matter:
How much you loved,
how gently you lived,
and how gracefully you let go
of the things not meant for you...