To one extent, if you've seen one city slum, you've seen them all.
Noble life demands a noble architecture for noble uses of noble men. Lack of culture means what it has always meant: ignoble civilization and therefore imminent downfall.
I think it can be shown that the law makes ten criminals where it restrains one.
When someone leaves, it's because someone else is about to arrive.
As soon as you trust yourself, you will know how to live.
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.
Love is like an hourglass, with the heart filling up as the brain empties
The future starts today, not tomorrow.
Everyone seems to have a clear idea of how other people should lead their lives, but none about his or her own.
During the first period of a man's life the greatest danger is not to take the risk.
Being ignorant is not so much a shame, as being unwilling to learn.
I am an American; free born and free bred, where I acknowledge no man as my superior, except for his own worth, or as my inferior, except for his own demerit.
We must all obey the great law of change. It is the most powerful law of nature.
The more sand that has escaped from the hourglass of our life, the clearer we should see through it.
Dictators ride to and fro upon tigers which they dare not dismount. And the tigers are getting hungry.
Life swings like a pendulum backward and forward between pain and boredom.
I believe that the very purpose of our life is to seek happiness. That is clear. Whether one believes in religion or not, whether one believes in this religion or that religion, we all are seeking something better in life. So, I think, the very motion of our life is towards happiness
You can't live your life for other people. You've got to do what's right for you, even if it hurts some people you love.
The future is the shape of things to come.
Open your eyes, look within. Are you satisfied with the life you're living?
Wrinkles should merely indicate where the smiles have been.