We cannot live better than in seeking to become better.
The historian looks backward. In the end he also believes backward.
If you have been sunned through and through like an apricot on a wall from your earliest days, you are oversensitive to any withdrawal of heat.
If we are not free, no one will respect us.
Crude classifications and false generalizations are the curse of organized life.
Life is a disease, brother, and death begins already at birth. Every breath, every heartbeat, is a moment of dying - a little shove toward the end.
In the end, it's not the years in your life that count. It's the life in your years.
How can I go forward when I don't know which way I'm facing?
We must all obey the great law of change. It is the most powerful law of nature.
Exceptional claims demand exceptional evidence.
We can never obtain peace in the outer world until we make peace with ourselves.
Begin to see yourself as a soul with a body rather than a body with a soul.
Courage is a kind of salvation.
There are only two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as though everything is a miracle.
You can find the entire cosmos lurking in its least remarkable objects.
Life's pretty good, and why wouldn't it be? I'm a pirate, after all.
Imagination does not become great until human beings, given the courage and the strength, use it to create.
The story of life is quicker than the wink of an eye, the story of love is hello and goodbye...until we meet again
I am not young enough to know everything.
A woman may very well form a friendship with a man, but for this to endure, it must be assisted by a little physical antipathy.
Life is made up of marble and mud.