The body is meant to be seen, not all covered up.
Remember that not getting what you want is sometimes a wonderful stroke of luck.
In the end, it's not the years in your life that count. It's the life in your years.
Work harder on yourself than you do on your job.
Of all the diversions of life, there is none so proper to fill up its empty spaces as the reading of useful and entertaining authors.
The secret of life is honesty and fair dealing. If you can fake that, you've got it made.
Don't be too timid and squeamish about your actions. All life is an experiment. The more experiments you make the better.
To forget is the secret of eternal youth. One grows old only through memory. There's much too little forgetting.
As you go through life, you've got to see the valleys as well as the peaks.
Fortune cannot aid those who do nothing.
If you have been sunned through and through like an apricot on a wall from your earliest days, you are oversensitive to any withdrawal of heat.
Almost all our desires, when examined, contain something too shameful to reveal.
We write to taste life twice, in the moment and in retrospect.
We think too much and feel too little.
Middle age has been defined as what happens when a person's broad mind and narrow waist change places.
For life in general, there is but one decree: youth is a blunder, manhood a struggle, old age a regret.
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.
Never, ever underestimate the power of 'Id Like that.
Life is a disease, brother, and death begins already at birth. Every breath, every heartbeat, is a moment of dying - a little shove toward the end.
One of the saddest things in life, is the things one remembers.
The worldly comforts are not for me. I am like a traveller, who takes rest under a tree in the shade and then goes on his way.