Life is tough, but it's tougher when you're stupid.
The worldly comforts are not for me. I am like a traveller, who takes rest under a tree in the shade and then goes on his way.
Never be bullied into silence. Never allow yourself to be made a victim. Accept no one's definition of your life; define yourself.
He who kisses joy as it flies by will live in eternity's sunrise.
When life hands you a lemon, say, 'Oh yeah, I like lemons! What else ya got?
The past is the best prophet of the future.
The highest manifestation of strength is to keep ourselves calm and on our own feet.
You can't live your life for other people. You've got to do what's right for you, even if it hurts some people you love.
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.
Life's pretty good, and why wouldn't it be? I'm a pirate, after all.
A wise girl kisses but doesn't love, listens but doesn't believe, and leaves before she is left.
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.
In every tragedy, an element of comedy is preserved. Comedy is just tragedy reversed.
Be thankful that you have a life, and forsake your vain and presumptuous desire for a second one.
Work harder on yourself than you do on your job.
Today, more than ever before, life must be characterized by a sense of Universal responsibility, not only nation to nation and human to human, but also human to other forms of life.
In the end, it's not the years in your life that count. It's the life in your years.
Life is not a problem to be solved, but a reality to be experienced.
Insanity in individuals is rare - but in groups, parties, nations, and epochs, it is the rule.
Early in life I had to choose between honest arrogance and hypocritical humility. I chose the former and have seen no reason to change.
I always like walking in the rain, so no one can see me crying.