You only live once, but if you do it right, once is enough.
Your pain is the breaking of the shell that encloses your understanding... And could you keep your heart in wonder at the daily miracles of your life, your pain would not seem less wondrous than your joy
Don't be too timid and squeamish about your actions. All life is an experiment. The more experiments you make the better.
Old age, especially an honoured old age, has so great authority, that this is of more value than all the pleasures of youth.
Life belongs to the living, and he who lives must be prepared for changes
Life is a journey, not a destination.
The pleasure of the moment begins to wither almost as soon as it blossoms; our pleasures are soon swallowed up in time's relentless torrent.
The doctor of the future will give no medicine, but will interest her or his patients in the care of the human frame, in a proper diet, and in the cause and prevention of disease.
All that is not eternal is eternally out of date.
Imagination and fiction make up more than three quarters of our real life.
Even when you think you have your life all mapped out, things happen that shape your destiny in ways you might never have imagined.
Live your life as an Exclamation rather than an Explanation
Life did not intend to make us perfect. Whoever is perfect belongs in a museum.
Losing your way on a journey is unfortunate. But, losing your reason for the journey is a fate more cruel.
The knowledge of oneself will preserve that person from vanity.
There is nothing more frightful than ignorance in action.
There is also this benefit in brag: that the speaker is unconsciously expressing his own ideal. Humor him by all means, draw it all out, and hold him to it.
On stage, I make love to 25,000 different people, then I go home alone.
A life spent making mistakes is not only more honorable, but more useful than a life spent doing nothing.
Diamonds are a girls best friend.
History is the devil's scripture.