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.
Everyone seems to have a clear idea of how other people should lead their lives, but none about his or her own.
In the end, it's not the years in your life that count. It's the life in your years.
Life is not easy for any of us. But what of that? We must have perseverance and above all confidence in ourselves. We must believe that we are gifted for something and that this thing must be attained.
Even truth needs to be clad in new garments if it is to appeal to a new age.
Life is not a problem to be solved, but a reality to be experienced.
Science is the most reliable guide for civilization, for life, for success in the world. Searching a guide other than the science is meaning carelessness, ignorance and heresy.
I have no idea what's awaiting me, or what will happen when this all ends. For the moment I know this: there are sick people and they need curing.
Some days you're the bug, some days you're the windshield.
By putting forward the hands of the clock you shall not advance the hour.
Even when you think you have your life all mapped out, things happen that shape your destiny in ways you might never have imagined.
I really had a lot of dreams when I was a kid, and I think a great deal of that grew out of the fact that I had a chance to read a lot.
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.
There's no advantage to hurrying through life.
I have always regarded myself as the pillar of my life.
No passion in the world is equal to the passion to alter someone else's draft.
He had the look of one who had drunk the cup of life and found a dead beetle at the bottom.
Begin to see yourself as a soul with a body rather than a body with a soul.
Life is a difficult game. You can win it only by retaining your birthright to be a person.
Diamonds are a girls best friend.
Life is like music, it must be composed by ear, feeling and instinct, not by rule.