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.
Not all things are to be discovered; many are better concealed.
It is not the strongest of the species that survives, nor the most intelligent that survives. It is the one that is the most adaptable to change.
Time is the best killer.
Never, ever underestimate the power of 'Id Like that.
Crude classifications and false generalizations are the curse of organized life.
I've learned that even when I have pains, I don't have to be one.
Science is the most reliable guide for civilization, for life, for success in the world. Searching a guide other than the science is meaning carelessness, ignorance and heresy.
I am not young enough to know everything.
Life is too short for long-term grudges.
If people do not believe that mathematics is simple, it is only because they do not realize how complicated life is.
Life is not measured by the number of breaths we take, but by the moments that take our breath away.
Concision in style, precision in thought, decision in life.
Eventually all things fall into place. Until then, laugh at the confusion, live for the moments, and know everything happens for a reason.
Don't be too timid and squeamish about your actions. All life is an experiment. The more experiments you make the better.
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.
When someone leaves, it's because someone else is about to arrive.
Life is not divided into semesters. You don't get summers off and very few employers are interested in helping you find yourself.
Symbols are the imaginative signposts of life.
Close by the Rights of Man, at the least set beside them, are the Rights of the Spirit.
Style is knowing who you are, what you want to say, and not giving a damn