The lessons of the past are ignored and obliterated in a contemporary antagonism known as the generation gap.
It is easier to influence strong than weak characters in life.
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.
If you break your neck, if you have nothing to eat, if your house is on fire, then you got a problem. Everything else is inconvenience.
He who is in love with himself has at least this advantage - he won't encounter many rivals.
We are called to be architects of the future, not its victims.
The essence of life is statistical improbability on a colossal scale.
Old age is the only disease you dont want to be cured of.
You only live once, but if you do it right, once is enough.
In three words I can sum up everything I've learned about life: it goes on.
The purpose of art is washing the dust of daily life off our souls.
Life is either a daring adventure or nothing. Security is mostly a superstition. It does not exist in nature.
All good things which exist are the fruits of originality.
To protect our freedoms, it seems we're going to have to relinquish some of our freedoms for a short period of time.
Life has a certain flavour for those who have fought and risked all that the sheltered and protected can never experience.
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.
Shame is an ornament to the young; a disgrace to the old.
Style is knowing who you are, what you want to say, and not giving a damn
One day, in retrospect, the years of struggle will strike you as the most beautiful.
I desire to live in peace and to continue the life I have begun under the motto 'to live well you must live unseen'
I'm not sure I'm adult yet.