Life is not linear; it's organic. We create our lives symbiotically as we explore our talents in relation to circumstances they help create for us.

Charity literally translated from the original means love, the love that understands, that does not merely share the wealth of the giver, but in true sympathy and wisdom helps men to help themselves.

Philosophy may help to cleanse our thinking, but only in experience itself, in stumbling through life and reflecting about our moments of joy and despair, can we learn how to live.

We are not responsible for the operation of the universe, and what happens to us is not terribly important. I came to realize that life lived to help others is the only one that matters. This is my highest and best use as a human being.

Adulthood offered two basic choices: either to help life in its wildness and unfolding, or to resist life by choosing security and routine.

A sense of humor can help you overlook the unattractive, tolerate the unpleasant, cope with the unexpected, and smile through the unbearable.

The ultimate dread occurs when we confront nothing. In the face of nothing, no thing and no being can help us; it is at that moment when we experience existential isolation in its fullness.

He helps others most, who shows them how to help themselves.

He helps others most, who shows them how to help themselves.

Religion, like water, may be free, but when they pipe it to you, you’ve got to help pay for the piping. And the piper!

Religion, like water, may be free, but when they pipe it to you, you’ve got to help pay for the piping. And the piper!

Religion, like water, may be free, but when they pipe it to you, you’ve got to help pay for the piping. And the piper!

Government must be the trustee for the little man because no one else will be. The powerful can usually help themselves – and frequently do.

government must be the trustee for the little man because no one else will be. The powerful can usually help themselves – and frequently do.

government must be the trustee for the little man because no one else will be. The powerful can usually help themselves – and frequently do.

God loves to help him who tries to help himself.

God loves to help him who tries to help himself.

When the great help the small, both are saved.

When the great help the small, both are saved.

When the great help the small, both are saved.