The desire to fly is an idea handed down to us by our ancestors who... looked enviously on the birds soaring freely through space... on the infinite highway of the air
Safeguarding the rights of others is the most noble and beautiful end of a human being.
Time is really the only capital that any human being has and the thing that he can least afford to waste or lose
Life can only be understood backwards; but it must be lived forwards.
If we couldn't laugh we would all go insane.
When life hands you a lemon, say, 'Oh yeah, I like lemons! What else ya got?
The secret of life is honesty and fair dealing. If you can fake that, you've got it made.
This terrifying world is not devoid of charms, of the mornings that make waking up worthwhile.
Exceptional claims demand exceptional evidence.
I can choose either to be a victim of the world or an adventurer in search of treasure. It's all a question of how I view my life.
If I'm honest I have to tell you I still read fairy-tales and I like them best of all.
Love is like an hourglass, with the heart filling up as the brain empties
I am not young enough to know everything.
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.
You can find the entire cosmos lurking in its least remarkable objects.
A life spent making mistakes is not only more honorable, but more useful than a life spent doing nothing.
No social problem is as universal as the oppression of the child
You can give in to the failure messages and be a bitter deadbeat of excuses. Or you can choose to be happy and positive and excited about life.
To forget is the secret of eternal youth. One grows old only through memory. There's much too little forgetting.
I desire to live in peace and to continue the life I have begun under the motto 'to live well you must live unseen'
The reality of the building does not consist in the roof and walls, but in the space within to be lived in.