In the survival of favoured individuals and races, during the constantly-recurring struggle for existence, we see a powerful and ever-acting form of selection.
Do what's right for you, as long as it don't hurt no one
A man who dares to waste one hour of time has not discovered the value of life.
One day, in retrospect, the years of struggle will strike you as the most beautiful.
The historian looks backward. In the end he also believes backward.
As you go through life, you've got to see the valleys as well as the peaks.
There is nothing enlightened about shrinking so that other people won't feel insecure around you. We are all meant to shine, as children do.
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.
The doctor of the future will give no medicine, but will interest her or his patients in the care of the human frame, in a proper diet, and in the cause and prevention of disease.
Life always waits for some crisis to occur before revealing itself at its most brilliant.
You never know when a moment and afew sincere words can have an impact on a life.
Anyone who lives within their means suffers from a lack of imagination.
The essence of life is statistical improbability on a colossal scale.
Live to the point of tears.
We're born alone, we live alone, we die alone. Only through our love and friendship can we create the illusion for the moment that we're not alone.
Life does not need to mutilate itself in order to be pure.
Don't be too timid and squeamish about your actions. All life is an experiment. The more experiments you make the better.
I really had a lot of dreams when I was a kid, and I think a great deal of that grew out of the fact that I had a chance to read a lot.
Man is born free and everywhere he is in chains.
There are two things a person should never be angry at, what they can help, and what they cannot.
The past is the best prophet of the future.