Some pursue happiness, others create it.
It is easier to deceive yourself, and to do so unperceived, than to deceive another.
If God did not exist it would be necessary to invent Him. But all nature cries aloud that He does exist that there is a supreme intelligence, an immense power, an admirable order, and everything teaches us our own dependence on it.
It is in the thirties that we want friends. In the forties we know they won’t save us any more than love did.