The future starts today, not tomorrow.
Doing nothing is happiness for children and misery for old men.
Noble life demands a noble architecture for noble uses of noble men. Lack of culture means what it has always meant: ignoble civilization and therefore imminent downfall.
A woman may very well form a friendship with a man, but for this to endure, it must be assisted by a little physical antipathy.
Freedom would be not to choose between black and white but to abjure such prescribed choices.
In their innocence, very young children know themselves to be light and love. If we will allow them, they can teach us to see ourselves the same way.
Too much of a good thing can be wonderful!
People can tell you to keep your mouth shut, but that doesn't stop you from having your own opinion
Those who are easily shocked should be shocked more often.
We cannot live better than in seeking to become better.
Even when you think you have your life all mapped out, things happen that shape your destiny in ways you might never have imagined.
We live in a society exquisitely dependent on science and technology, in which hardly anyone knows anything about science and technology.
He had the look of one who had drunk the cup of life and found a dead beetle at the bottom.
Time ripens all things; no one is born wise.
Life will not break your heart. It'll crush it.
Wrinkles are engraved smiles.
Nothing in life is more remarkable than the unnecessary anxiety which we endure, and generally create ourselves.
Someone's sitting in the shade today because someone planted a tree a long time ago.
Is it not enough that 'things are cruel and blind'? Must we also be cruel and blind?
I generally avoid temptation unless I can't resist it.
A life not lived for others is not a life.