Life is pure adventure, and the sooner we realize that, the quicker we will be able to treat life as art.
No social problem is as universal as the oppression of the child
People can tell you to keep your mouth shut, but that doesn't stop you from having your own opinion
I am not young enough to know everything.
The man who has no sense of history, is like a man who has no ears or eyes
All of us are products of our childhood.
Every time I see an adult on a bicycle, I no longer despair for the future of the human race.
Fortune cannot aid those who do nothing.
We cannot live better than in seeking to become better.
Courage is a kind of salvation.
We must be willing to fail and to appreciate the truth that often 'Life is not a problem to be solved, but a mystery to be lived.'
We keep moving forward, opening new doors, and doing new things, because we're curious and curiosity keeps leading us down new paths.
There is also this benefit in brag: that the speaker is unconsciously expressing his own ideal. Humor him by all means, draw it all out, and hold him to it.
You are not stuck where you are unless you decide to be.
In the survival of favoured individuals and races, during the constantly-recurring struggle for existence, we see a powerful and ever-acting form of selection.
Sometimes you have to be apart from people you love, but that doesn't make you love them any less. Sometimes you love them more.
To one extent, if you've seen one city slum, you've seen them all.
The more sand that has escaped from the hourglass of our life, the clearer we should see through it.
What goes up must come down.
The highest manifestation of strength is to keep ourselves calm and on our own feet.
Is it progress if a cannibal uses a fork?