Other Leo Tolstoy quotes:
When you say, 'I can't do that,' you're expressing yourself incorrectly. You should say, 'I couldn't do that before.'
Progress consists only in the greater clarification of answers to the basic questions of life.
When you love someone, you love the person as they are, and not as you'd like them to be.
Man is meant for happiness and this happiness is in him, in the satisfaction of the daily needs of his existence.
A battle is won by those who firmly resolve to win it!
Effort is not a means to lead us to happiness. Effort itself is happiness.
Happiness is in your ability to love others.
Happiness consists in always aspiring perfection, the pause in any level in perfection is the pause of happiness.
If you look for perfection, you'll never be content.
If people tell you that you should live your life preparing for the future, do not believe them. Real life is found only in the present.