In the end, everything is a gag.
The less you know, the more you believe.
The scientists of today think deeply instead of clearly. One must be sane to think clearly, but one can think deeply and be quite insane.
We all owe death a life.
The great mistake is to anticipate the outcome of the engagement; you ought not to be thinking of whether it ends in victory or defeat. Let nature take its course, and your tools will strike at the right moment.
We think too much and feel too little.
Life can only be understood backwards; but it must be lived forwards.
Those who want to live, let them fight, and those who do not want to fight in this world of eternal struggle do not deserve to live.
Money is better than poverty, if only for financial reasons.
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.
A man who dares to waste one hour of time has not discovered the value of life.
History repeats itself, first as tragedy, second as farce.
This thing of being a hero, about the main thing to it is to know when to die.
To live is to choose. But to choose well, you must know who you are and what you stand for, where you want to go and why you want to get there.
When one has not had a good father, one must create one.
The way to know life is to love many things.
The joy in life is his who has the heart to demand it.
Life has got to be lived-that's all that there is to it.
I am not young enough to know everything.
Old age, especially an honoured old age, has so great authority, that this is of more value than all the pleasures of youth.
I'm not sure I'm adult yet.