All that is not eternal is eternally out of date.
He who kisses joy as it flies by will live in eternity's sunrise.
During the first period of a man's life the greatest danger is not to take the risk.
One day, in retrospect, the years of struggle will strike you as the most beautiful.
If you have been sunned through and through like an apricot on a wall from your earliest days, you are oversensitive to any withdrawal of heat.
Doubt must be no more than vigilance, otherwise it can become dangerous.
Life is a tragedy when seen in close-up, but a comedy in long-shot.
We were all at once terribly alone; and alone we must see it through.
We are called to be architects of the future, not its victims.
Old minds are like old horses; you must exercise them if you wish to keep them in working order.
I would rather live in a world where my life is surrounded by mystery than live in a world so small that my mind could comprehend it.
I am an American; free born and free bred, where I acknowledge no man as my superior, except for his own worth, or as my inferior, except for his own demerit.
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.'
Dictators ride to and fro upon tigers which they dare not dismount. And the tigers are getting hungry.
Nothing in life is to be feared, it is only to be understood. Now is the time to understand more, so that we may fear less.
You never know when a moment and afew sincere words can have an impact on a life.
Money is better than poverty, if only for financial reasons.
Nature is not human-hearted.
Imagination and fiction make up more than three quarters of our real life.
As you go through life, you've got to see the valleys as well as the peaks.
The rich will do anything for the poor but get off their backs.