Never throughout history has a man who lived a life of ease left a name worth remembering.
It is not how old you are, but how you are old.
Life is a journey, not a destination.
Almost all our desires, when examined, contain something too shameful to reveal.
You only live once, but if you do it right, once is enough.
All of us are products of our childhood.
The gratification of wealth is not found in mere possession or in lavish expenditure, but in its wise application.
To be able to look back upon ones life in satisfaction, is to live twice.
What is that you express in your eyes? It seems to me more than all the words I have read in my life.
Unsatisfied desire is in itself more desirable than any other satisfaction.
If man limits himself to a satisfied animal existence, and asks from life only what such an existence can give, the higher values of life at once disappear.
Life is a tragedy when seen in close-up, but a comedy in long-shot.
We can never judge the lives of others, because each person knows only their own pain and renunciation. It's one thing to feel that you are on the right path, but it's another to think that yours is the only path.
Time is really the only capital that any human being has and the thing that he can least afford to waste or lose
Every day brings a chance to live free of regret and with as much joy, fun, and laughter as you can stand.
Science is the most reliable guide for civilization, for life, for success in the world. Searching a guide other than the science is meaning carelessness, ignorance and heresy.
Without a measureless and perpetual uncertainty, the drama of human life would be destroyed.
If you have zest and enthusiasm, you attract zest and enthusiasm. Life does give back in kind.
Every morning we are born again. What we do today is what matters most.
Life is like music, it must be composed by ear, feeling and instinct, not by rule.
The difficulty we have in accepting responsibility for our behaviour lies in the desire to avoid the pain of the consequences of that behaviour