It's only terrible to have nothing to wait for.
Time is the best killer.
To live is to be musical, starting with the blood dancing in your veins. Everything living has a rhythm. Do you feel your music?
Living is Easy with Eyes Closed.
Life can only be understood backwards; but it must be lived forwards.
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.
Rudeness is the weak man's imitation of strength.
All sport ... is one of the few activities where young people can proceed along traditional avenues, where objectives are clear, where the desire to win is not only permissible, but encouraged.
Nothing in life is more remarkable than the unnecessary anxiety which we endure, and generally create ourselves.
If we are not free, no one will respect us.
Almost all our desires, when examined, contain something too shameful to reveal.
Live your life as though your every act were to become a universal law.
People do not like to think. If one thinks, one must reach conclusions. Conclusions are not always pleasant.
Concision in style, precision in thought, decision in life.
Doing nothing is happiness for children and misery for old men.
There is nothing more frightful than ignorance in action.
No social problem is as universal as the oppression of the child
You only live once, but if you do it right, once is enough.
Old age, especially an honoured old age, has so great authority, that this is of more value than all the pleasures of youth.
The things that come to those that wait may be the things left by those that got there first.
In order to seek truth, it is necessary once in the course of our life to doubt, as far as possible, of all things.