Dictators ride to and fro upon tigers which they dare not dismount. And the tigers are getting hungry.
The more man meditates upon good thoughts, the better will be his world and the world at large.
Every time I see an adult on a bicycle, I no longer despair for the future of the human race.
History is a set of lies agreed upon.
Life can only be understood backwards; but it must be lived forwards.
One day you will ask me which is more important? My life or yours? I will say mine and you will walk away not knowing that you are my life.
In the survival of favoured individuals and races, during the constantly-recurring struggle for existence, we see a powerful and ever-acting form of selection.
Time ripens all things; no one is born wise.
There are two tragedies in life. One is to lose your heart's desire. The other is to gain it.
Mastery of the emotions is fundamental to a virtuous life.
Blessed be Providence which has given to each his toy: the doll to the child, the child to the woman, the woman to the man, the man to the devil!
Rudeness is the weak man's imitation of strength.
Let silence take you to the core of life.
Is it progress if a cannibal uses a fork?
Boys will be boys. And even that wouldn't matter if only we could prevent girls from being girls.
The joy in life is his who has the heart to demand it.
Style is knowing who you are, what you want to say, and not giving a damn
Noble life demands a noble architecture for noble uses of noble men. Lack of culture means what it has always meant: ignoble civilization and therefore imminent downfall.
Old age is the only disease you dont want to be cured of.
Live your life as an Exclamation rather than an Explanation
One man with a gun can control 100 without one.