The young people think the old people are fools - but the old people know the young people are fools.
Fortune cannot aid those who do nothing.
Imagination and fiction make up more than three quarters of our real life.
I generally avoid temptation unless I can't resist it.
Sometimes - history needs a push.
I have always regarded myself as the pillar of my life.
To protect our freedoms, it seems we're going to have to relinquish some of our freedoms for a short period of time.
I can't help thinking that there are only one or two ways of being brought into this world, but there are so many fucked-up ways of leaving it.
It is not how old you are, but how you are old.
It's only terrible to have nothing to wait for.
Life can be wonderful if you're not afraid of it. All it takes is courage, imagination ... and a little dough
Not all things are to be discovered; many are better concealed.
During the first period of a man's life the greatest danger is not to take the risk.
The more sand that has escaped from the hourglass of our life, the clearer we should see through it.
To live is the rarest thing in the world. Most people exist, that is all.
Insanity in individuals is rare - but in groups, parties, nations, and epochs, it is the rule.
Time ripens all things; no one is born wise.
Each person must live their life as a model for others.
The love of life is necessary to the vigorous prosecution of any undertaking.
I desire to live in peace and to continue the life I have begun under the motto 'to live well you must live unseen'
Live to the point of tears.