Almost all our desires, when examined, contain something too shameful to reveal.
You can find the entire cosmos lurking in its least remarkable objects.
When life hands you a lemon, say, 'Oh yeah, I like lemons! What else ya got?
Life has its own hidden forces which you can only discover by living.
All good things which exist are the fruits of originality.
We cannot live better than in seeking to become better.
We were all at once terribly alone; and alone we must see it through.
He had the look of one who had drunk the cup of life and found a dead beetle at the bottom.
All my life I have tried to pluck a thistle and plant a flower wherever the flower would grow in thought and mind.
We don't see things as they are, we see them as we are.
Whether I shall turn out to be the hero of my own life, or whether that station will be held by anybody else, these pages must show.
Open your eyes, look within. Are you satisfied with the life you're living?
Time is the best killer.
Colors, like features, follow the changes of the emotions.
Hard work, disciplined habits, modesty in living, contentment and cheerfulness.
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.
The most important thing to do if you find yourself in a hole is to stop digging.
Life is pure adventure, and the sooner we realize that, the quicker we will be able to treat life as art.
First, then, God, being all-just, wishes to do justice; being all-wise, knows what justice is; being all-powerful, can do justice. Why then injustice?
Life is what happens to you while you're busy making other plans.
Life can be pulled by goals just as surely as it can be pushed by drives.