To forgive is not just to be altruistic.
Someone's sitting in the shade today because someone planted a tree a long time ago.
The lessons of the past are ignored and obliterated in a contemporary antagonism known as the generation gap.
To one extent, if you've seen one city slum, you've seen them all.
Where there is love there is life.
A beautiful thing never gives so much pain as does failing to hear and see it.
Old age is the only disease you dont want to be cured of.
Luxury is not a necessity to me, but beautiful and good things are.
We all learn lessons in life. Some stick, some don't. I have always learned more from rejection and failure than from acceptance and success.
Life is not measured by the number of breaths we take, but by the moments that take our breath away.
I don't need you to remind me of my age. I have a bladder to do that for me.
Doing nothing is happiness for children and misery for old men.
History is the devil's scripture.
The happiest is the person who suffers the least pain; the most miserable who enjoys the least pleasure.
Live to the point of tears.
All sport ... is one of the few activities where young people can proceed along traditional avenues, where objectives are clear, where the desire to win is not only permissible, but encouraged.
Breathe. Let go. And remind yourself that this very moment is the only one you know you have for sure.
No social problem is as universal as the oppression of the child
Nature is not human-hearted.
The joy in life is his who has the heart to demand it.
We must be willing to fail and to appreciate the truth that often 'Life is not a problem to be solved, but a mystery to be lived.'