We must all obey the great law of change. It is the most powerful law of nature.
This thing of being a hero, about the main thing to it is to know when to die.
If we are not free, no one will respect us.
Hard work, disciplined habits, modesty in living, contentment and cheerfulness.
Imagination and fiction make up more than three quarters of our real life.
I used to live in a room full of mirrors; all I could see was me. I take my spirit and I crash my mirrors, now the whole world is here for me to see.
Live for yourself and you will live in vain;Live for others, and you will live again.
How can I go forward when I don't know which way I'm facing?
All that happens means something; nothing you do is ever insignificant.
As far as we can discern, the sole purpose of human existence is to kindle a light of meaning in the darkness of mere being.
Life should be great rather than long.
Have no fear of perfection - you'll never reach it.
I really had a lot of dreams when I was a kid, and I think a great deal of that grew out of the fact that I had a chance to read a lot.
That's the trouble with the world. We all despise ourselves.
Every person who ever thought he had a right to assert, and went boldly and asserted it, himself, or jointly with others that shared his convictions, was a direct actionist.
You can have it all. Just not all at once.
We don't see things as they are, we see them as we are.
The pleasure of the moment begins to wither almost as soon as it blossoms; our pleasures are soon swallowed up in time's relentless torrent.
Science is the outcome of being prepared to live without certainty and therefore a mark of maturity. It embraces doubt and loose ends.
A lie told often enough becomes the truth.
No one has ever become poor by giving.