A lie told often enough becomes the truth.
Life is too short, or too long, for me to allow myself the luxury of living it so badly.
If you break your neck, if you have nothing to eat, if your house is on fire, then you got a problem. Everything else is inconvenience.
I think it can be shown that the law makes ten criminals where it restrains one.
Your purpose in life is to find your purpose and give your whole heart and soul to it.
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.
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.
Let silence take you to the core of life.
Three things have been difficult to tame: the oceans, fools, and women. We may soon be able to tame the oceans; fools and women will take a little longer.
We can allow satellites, planets, suns, universe, nay whole systems of universes, to be governed by laws, but the smallest insect, we wish to be created at once by special act.
I like nonsense, it wakes up the brain cells. Fantasy is a necessary ingredient in living.
In the long history of humankind (and animal kind, too) those who learned to collaborate and improvise most effectively have prevailed
Life should be great rather than long.
Death is not the opposite of life, but a part of it.
By putting forward the hands of the clock you shall not advance the hour.
Life is full of misery, loneliness, and suffering - and it's all over much too soon.
I always like to look on the optimistic side of life, but I am realistic enough to know that life is a complex matter.
The present is theirs; the future, for which I really worked, is mine.
A man who dares to waste one hour of time has not discovered the value of life.
Old age is by nature rather talkative.
In the depth of winter, I finally learned that within me there lay an invincible summer.