History is a set of lies agreed upon.
One of the saddest things in life, is the things one remembers.
A hospital bed is a parked taxi with the meter running.
One does not become enlightened by imagining figures of light, but by making the darkness conscious.
Even truth needs to be clad in new garments if it is to appeal to a new age.
Never throughout history has a man who lived a life of ease left a name worth remembering.
We must all obey the great law of change. It is the most powerful law of nature.
Dwell on the beauty of life. Watch the stars, and see yourself running with them
The love of life is necessary to the vigorous prosecution of any undertaking.
When I let go of what I am, I become what I might be.
This thing of being a hero, about the main thing to it is to know when to die.
People do not like to think. If one thinks, one must reach conclusions. Conclusions are not always pleasant.
There are two tragedies in life. One is to lose your heart's desire. The other is to gain it.
All sport ... is one of the few activities where young people can proceed along traditional avenues, where objectives are clear, where the desire to win is not only permissible, but encouraged.
Is it progress if a cannibal uses a fork?
Life is tough, but it's tougher when you're stupid.
The knowledge of oneself will preserve that person from vanity.
My reading of history convinces me that most bad government results from too much government.
Life is made up of marble and mud.
If a man neglects education, he walks lame to the end of his life
Old age is by nature rather talkative.