Your belief in God is merely an escape from your monotonous, stupid and cruel life.
In every tragedy, an element of comedy is preserved. Comedy is just tragedy reversed.
The journey of a thousand miles begins with one step.
Life is like playing a violin solo in public and learning the instrument as one goes on.
There's place and means for every man alive.
How wonderful it is that nobody need wait a single moment before starting to improve the world.
As you go through life, you've got to see the valleys as well as the peaks.
love the life you live.live the life you love.
My art and profession is to live.
Life did not intend to make us perfect. Whoever is perfect belongs in a museum.
Without a measureless and perpetual uncertainty, the drama of human life would be destroyed.
Freedom would be not to choose between black and white but to abjure such prescribed choices.
My reading of history convinces me that most bad government results from too much government.
The happiest is the person who suffers the least pain; the most miserable who enjoys the least pleasure.
The rich will do anything for the poor but get off their backs.
The behavior of a human being in sexual matters is often a prototype for the whole of his other modes of reaction in life.
Time is really the only capital that any human being has and the thing that he can least afford to waste or lose
Live to the point of tears.
Old age, especially an honoured old age, has so great authority, that this is of more value than all the pleasures of youth.
Too much of a good thing can be wonderful!
Fortune cannot aid those who do nothing.