I think it's much more interesting to live not knowing than to have answers which might be wrong.
Money is better than poverty, if only for financial reasons.
Any idiot can face a crisis; it's this day-to-day living that wears you out.
Life can only be understood backwards; but it must be lived forwards.
All my life through, the new sights of nature made me rejoice like a child.
We fear our highest possibility (as well as our lowest one). We are generally afraid to become that which we can glimpse in our most perfect moments.
There is also this benefit in brag: that the speaker is unconsciously expressing his own ideal. Humor him by all means, draw it all out, and hold him to it.
In their innocence, very young children know themselves to be light and love. If we will allow them, they can teach us to see ourselves the same way.
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.
The doctor of the future will give no medicine, but will interest her or his patients in the care of the human frame, in a proper diet, and in the cause and prevention of disease.
Everything passes. Nobody gets anything for keeps. And that's how we've got to live.
I'm never going to be disabled. I'm sick of being so healthy.
When making your choice in life, do not neglect to live.
To live is to choose. But to choose well, you must know who you are and what you stand for, where you want to go and why you want to get there.
Close by the Rights of Man, at the least set beside them, are the Rights of the Spirit.
Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one's courage.
By putting forward the hands of the clock you shall not advance the hour.
Be thankful that you have a life, and forsake your vain and presumptuous desire for a second one.
Take a chance! All life is a chance. The man who goes farthest is generally the one who is willing to do and dare.
Concision in style, precision in thought, decision in life.
He who kisses joy as it flies by will live in eternity's sunrise.