Life is nothing but a competition to be the criminal rather than the victim.
Most people treat the present moment as if it were an obstacle that they need to overcome. Since the present moment is life itself, it is an insane way to live.
We can never obtain peace in the outer world until we make peace with ourselves.
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.
The highest manifestation of strength is to keep ourselves calm and on our own feet.
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.
A wise girl kisses but doesn't love, listens but doesn't believe, and leaves before she is left.
In order to seek truth, it is necessary once in the course of our life to doubt, as far as possible, of all things.
I don't know who invented high heels, but all women owe him a lot!
If people do not believe that mathematics is simple, it is only because they do not realize how complicated life is.
History has shown there are no invincible armies.
Don't be concerned others not appreciating you. Be concerned about your not appreciating others.
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'm never going to be disabled. I'm sick of being so healthy.
To do a great right do a little wrong.
Unsatisfied desire is in itself more desirable than any other satisfaction.
To live is the rarest thing in the world. Most people exist, that is all.
Not all things are to be discovered; many are better concealed.
The love of life is necessary to the vigorous prosecution of any undertaking.
It is easier to influence strong than weak characters in life.
Luxury is not a necessity to me, but beautiful and good things are.