Death is not the opposite of life, but a part of it.
Everything passes. Nobody gets anything for keeps. And that's how we've got to live.
Iím not afraid of death, but Iím in no hurry to die. I have so much I want to do first.
He had the look of one who had drunk the cup of life and found a dead beetle at the bottom.
The desire to fly is an idea handed down to us by our ancestors who... looked enviously on the birds soaring freely through space... on the infinite highway of the air
To conceal anything from those to whom I am attached, is not in my nature. I can never close my lips where I have opened my heart.
All my life I have tried to pluck a thistle and plant a flower wherever the flower would grow in thought and mind.
When life hands you a lemon, say, 'Oh yeah, I like lemons! What else ya got?
The behavior of a human being in sexual matters is often a prototype for the whole of his other modes of reaction in life.
Imagination does not become great until human beings, given the courage and the strength, use it to create.
If you don't design your own life plan, chances are you'll fall into someone else's plan. And guess what they have planned for you? Not much.
Science is the most reliable guide for civilization, for life, for success in the world. Searching a guide other than the science is meaning carelessness, ignorance and heresy.
Life is too short for long-term grudges.
Life's pretty good, and why wouldn't it be? I'm a pirate, after all.
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.
Your children are not your children. They are the sons and daughters of Life's longing for itself.
History repeats itself, first as tragedy, second as farce.
Life is like a library owned by the author. In it are a few books which he wrote himself, but most of them were written for him.
There's nowhere you can be that isn't where you're meant to be...
Even when you think you have your life all mapped out, things happen that shape your destiny in ways you might never have imagined.
Mastery of the emotions is fundamental to a virtuous life.