When we do the best that we can, we never know what miracle is wrought in our life, or in the life of another.
Those who are easily shocked should be shocked more often.
Whether I shall turn out to be the hero of my own life, or whether that station will be held by anybody else, these pages must show.
You can have it all. Just not all at once.
Money is better than poverty, if only for financial reasons.
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.
Do not erase the designs the child makes in the soft wax of his inner life.
Maybe this world is another planet?s hell.
Don't own so much clutter that you will be relieved to see your house catch fire.
Be thankful for what you have; you'll end up having more. If you concentrate on what you don't have, you will never, ever have enough
The historian looks backward. In the end he also believes backward.
If you have zest and enthusiasm, you attract zest and enthusiasm. Life does give back in kind.
Short as life is, we make it still shorter by the careless waste of time.
One man with a gun can control 100 without one.
All my life through, the new sights of nature made me rejoice like a child.
Life is a journey, not a destination.
Everything existing in the universe is the fruit of chance and necessity.
Life is a difficult game. You can win it only by retaining your birthright to be a person.
The time you enjoy wasting is not wasted time.
Being a hero is about the shortest-lived profession on earth.
As you go through life, you've got to see the valleys as well as the peaks.