Live a balanced life - learn some and think some and draw some and paint some and sing and dance and play and work everyday some.
What do you want meaning for? Life is desire, not meaning.
Too much of a good thing can be wonderful!
Fortune cannot aid those who do nothing.
Mastery of the emotions is fundamental to a virtuous life.
I am convinced we do not only love ourselves in others but hate ourselves in others too.
Nothing in life is more remarkable than the unnecessary anxiety which we endure, and generally create ourselves.
Take a chance! All life is a chance. The man who goes farthest is generally the one who is willing to do and dare.
Life is a tragedy when seen in close-up, but a comedy in long-shot.
We write to taste life twice, in the moment and in retrospect.
When all life is seen as divine, everyone grows wings.
Dictators ride to and fro upon tigers which they dare not dismount. And the tigers are getting hungry.
How can I go forward when I don't know which way I'm facing?
Work harder on yourself than you do on your job.
Close by the Rights of Man, at the least set beside them, are the Rights of the Spirit.
In every tragedy, an element of comedy is preserved. Comedy is just tragedy reversed.
If people do not believe that mathematics is simple, it is only because they do not realize how complicated life is.
My reading of history convinces me that most bad government results from too much government.
You can find the entire cosmos lurking in its least remarkable objects.
Life is a journey, not a destination.
To forget is the secret of eternal youth. One grows old only through memory. There's much too little forgetting.