"Good things happen to those who hustle."
"The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing."Anais Nin on Edmund Burke
"It is very important to generate a good attitude, a good heart, as much as possible. From this, happiness in both the short term and the long term for both yourself and others will come."Anais Nin on Dalai Lama
"If people are good only because they fear punishment, and hope for reward, then we are a sorry lot indeed."Anais Nin on Albert Einstein
"Despite everything, I believe that people are really good at heart."Anais Nin on Anne Frank
"When I do good, I feel good. When I do bad, I feel bad. That's my religion."Anais Nin on Abraham Lincoln
"Age does not protect you from love. But love, to some extent, protects you from age."
"If you do not breathe through writing, if you do not cry out in writing, or sing in writing, then don't write, because our culture has no use for it."
"It is the function of art to renew our perception. What we are familiar with we cease to see. The writer shakes up the familiar scene, and, as if by magic, we see a new meaning in it."
"Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one's courage."
"I, with a deeper instinct, choose a man who compels my strength, who makes enormous demands on me, who does not doubt my courage or my toughness, who does not believe me naive or innocent, who has the courage to treat me like a woman."