It is not how old you are, but how you are old.
Live simply so others may simply live.
If a man neglects education, he walks lame to the end of his life
The most important thing to do if you find yourself in a hole is to stop digging.
No one has ever become poor by giving.
We can allow satellites, planets, suns, universe, nay whole systems of universes, to be governed by laws, but the smallest insect, we wish to be created at once by special act.
When one has not had a good father, one must create one.
This thing of being a hero, about the main thing to it is to know when to die.
I was born with an enormous need for affection, and a terrible need to give it.
Time is really the only capital that any human being has and the thing that he can least afford to waste or lose
Every life has a measure of sorrow, and sometimes this is what awakens us.
Let silence take you to the core of life.
Stop acting as if life is a rehearsal. Live this day as if it were your last. The past is over and gone. The future is not guaranteed.
Each life makes its own immitation of immortality.
What would life be if we had no courage to attempt anything?
The lessons of the past are ignored and obliterated in a contemporary antagonism known as the generation gap.
The things that come to those that wait may be the things left by those that got there first.
All my life I used to wonder what I would become when I grew up. Then, about seven years ago, I realized that I was never going to grow up - that growing is an ever ongoing process.
What is that you express in your eyes? It seems to me more than all the words I have read in my life.
If you want a happy ending, that depends, of course, on where you stop your story.
Life is more or less a lie, but then again, that's exactly the way we want it to be.