When we are no longer able to change a situation, we are challenged to change ourselves.
Everything can be taken from a man but one thing: the last of the human freedoms—to choose one’s attitude in any given set of circumstances, to choose one’s own way.
An abnormal reaction to an abnormal situation is normal behavior.
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Happiness cannot be pursued; it must ensue.
I do not forget any good deed done to me & I do not carry a grudge for a bad one.
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If there is meaning in life at all, then there must be meaning in suffering.
The attempt to develop a sense of humor and to see things in a humorous light is some kind of a trick learned while mastering the art of living.
For the world is in a bad state, but everything will become still worse unless each of us does his best.
A man's concern, even his despair, over the worthwhileness of life is an existential distress but by no means a mental disease.
And I quoted from Nietzsche: That which does not kill me, makes me stronger.
The truth-that love is the highest goal to which man can aspire.
I understood how a man who has nothing left in this world still may know bliss, be it only for a brief moment, in the contemplation of his beloved.