Life is not easy for any of us. But what of that? We must have perseverance and above all confidence in ourselves. We must believe that we are gifted for something and that this thing must be attained.
Live your life as an Exclamation rather than an Explanation
In three words I can sum up everything I've learned about life: it goes on.
To live is to choose. But to choose well, you must know who you are and what you stand for, where you want to go and why you want to get there.
The reality of the building does not consist in the roof and walls, but in the space within to be lived in.
Don't part with your illusions. When they are gone you may still exist, but you have ceased to live.
When someone leaves, it's because someone else is about to arrive.
Money is better than poverty, if only for financial reasons.
The first forty years of life give us the text; the next thirty supply the commentary on it.
The universe we observe has precisely the properties we should expect if there is, at bottom, no design, no purpose, no evil, no good, nothing but blind, pitiless indifference
All my life I used to wonder what I would become when I grew up. Then, about seven years ago, I realized that I was never going to grow up - that growing is an ever ongoing process.
We can never judge the lives of others, because each person knows only their own pain and renunciation. It's one thing to feel that you are on the right path, but it's another to think that yours is the only path.
Have you ever noticed that anybody driving slower than you is an idiot, and anyone going faster than you is a maniac?
I would rather entertain and hope that people learned something than educate people and hope they were entertained.
Between two evils, I always pick the one I never tried before.
Style is knowing who you are, what you want to say, and not giving a damn
It is not how old you are, but how you are old.
The gentleman understands rightousness, the petty man understands interest.
To be interested in the changing seasons is . . . a happier state of mind than to be hopelessly in love with spring.
Our life always expresses the result of our dominant thoughts.
Life is a journey, not a destination.