Henry Miller

Posted by on May 23, 2015 in Quotation

No man is great enough or wise enough for any of us to surrender our destiny to. The only way in which anyone can lead us is to restore to us the belief in our own guidance.
– Henry Miller

The one thing we can never get enough of is love. And the one thing we never give enough is love.
– Henry Miller

Every moment is a golden one for him who has the vision to recognize it as such.
– Henry Miller

Develop an interest in life as you see it; the people, things, literature, music – the world is so rich, simply throbbing with rich treasures, beautiful souls and interesting people. Forget yourself.
– Henry Miller

If there is to be any peace it will come through being, not having.
– Henry Miller

One’s destination is never a place but rather a new way of looking at things.
– Henry Miller

The moment one gives close attention to any thing, even a blade of grass it becomes a mysterious, awesome, indescribably magnificent world in itself.
– Henry Miller

Back of every creation, supporting it like an arch, is faith. Enthusiasm is nothing: it comes and goes. But if one believes, then miracles occur.
– Henry Miller

I have always looked upon decay as being just as wonderful and rich an expression of life as growth.
– Henry Miller

Every man has his own destiny: the only imperative is to follow it, to accept it, no matter where it leads him.
– Henry Miller

Until we accept the fact that life itself is founded in mystery, we shall learn nothing.
– Henry Miller

Whatever I do is done out of sheer joy; I drop my fruits like a ripe tree. What the general reader or the critic makes of them is not my concern.
– Henry Miller

Life has to be given a meaning because of the obvious fact that it has no meaning.
– Henry Miller

Man has demonstrated that he is master of everything except his own nature.
– Henry Mille

What distinguishes the majority of men from the few is their ability to act according to their beliefs.
– Henry Miller