I never think of the future - it comes soon enough.
Is it progress if a cannibal uses a fork?
Those who want to live, let them fight, and those who do not want to fight in this world of eternal struggle do not deserve to live.
The essence of life is statistical improbability on a colossal scale.
Doing nothing is happiness for children and misery for old men.
Insanity in individuals is rare - but in groups, parties, nations, and epochs, it is the rule.
Concision in style, precision in thought, decision in life.
Each person must live their life as a model for others.
Each man should frame life so that at some future hour fact and his dreaming meet.
Life is an ongoing process of choosing between safety (out of fear and need for defense) and risk (for the sake of progress and growth). Make the growth choice a dozen times a day.
The things that come to those that wait may be the things left by those that got there first.
The secret of life is honesty and fair dealing. If you can fake that, you've got it made.
If people do not believe that mathematics is simple, it is only because they do not realize how complicated life is.
The future starts today, not tomorrow.
The difficulty we have in accepting responsibility for our behaviour lies in the desire to avoid the pain of the consequences of that behaviour
If one's different, one's bound to be lonely.
He who is in love with himself has at least this advantage - he won't encounter many rivals.
A man's true character comes out when he's drunk.
If a man neglects education, he walks lame to the end of his life
Behind every beautiful thing, there's some kind of pain.
Being a hero is about the shortest-lived profession on earth.