Humility is really important because it keeps you fresh and new.
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.
We all learn lessons in life. Some stick, some don't. I have always learned more from rejection and failure than from acceptance and success.
Life is a journey, not a destination.
Imagination does not become great until human beings, given the courage and the strength, use it to create.
There is nothing more frightful than ignorance in action.
But I don't want comfort. I want God, I want poetry, I want real danger, I want freedom, I want goodness. I want sin.
Never be bullied into silence. Never allow yourself to be made a victim. Accept no one's definition of your life; define yourself.
If you want to keep your memories, you first have to live them.
Live for yourself and you will live in vain;Live for others, and you will live again.
Close by the Rights of Man, at the least set beside them, are the Rights of the Spirit.
Life belongs to the living, and he who lives must be prepared for changes
If a man neglects education, he walks lame to the end of his life
Courage is a kind of salvation.
Wrinkles are engraved smiles.
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.
The more I see, the less I know for sure.
Life must be lived as play.
The past is the best prophet of the future.
All that happens means something; nothing you do is ever insignificant.