I would rather live in a world where my life is surrounded by mystery than live in a world so small that my mind could comprehend it.
He who has a why to live can bear with almost any how.
Middle age has been defined as what happens when a person's broad mind and narrow waist change places.
Where there is love there is life.
Too much of a good thing can be wonderful!
History has shown there are no invincible armies.
You can have it all. Just not all at once.
We cannot live better than in seeking to become better.
The more I see, the less I know for sure.
Anyone who knows anything of history knows that great social changes are impossible without feminine upheaval. Social progress can be measured exactly by the social position of the fair sex, the ugly ones included
We write to taste life twice, in the moment and in retrospect.
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.
The behavior of a human being in sexual matters is often a prototype for the whole of his other modes of reaction in life.
It is easier to influence strong than weak characters in life.
Life can be pulled by goals just as surely as it can be pushed by drives.
Do not erase the designs the child makes in the soft wax of his inner life.
Old age is by nature rather talkative.
As soon as you trust yourself, you will know how to live.
Time ripens all things; no one is born wise.
If we couldn't laugh we would all go insane.
There is nothing more frightful than ignorance in action.