We don't see things as they are, we see them as we are.
Life is either a daring adventure or nothing. Security is mostly a superstition. It does not exist in nature.
There are two tragedies in life. One is to lose your heart's desire. The other is to gain it.
Everything passes. Nobody gets anything for keeps. And that's how we've got to live.
One man with a gun can control 100 without one.
Someone's sitting in the shade today because someone planted a tree a long time ago.
Behind every beautiful thing, there's some kind of pain.
I never think of the future - it comes soon enough.
History is the devil's scripture.
Time is the best killer.
Exceptional claims demand exceptional evidence.
Every day brings a chance to live free of regret and with as much joy, fun, and laughter as you can stand.
History repeats itself, first as tragedy, second as farce.
You can give in to the failure messages and be a bitter deadbeat of excuses. Or you can choose to be happy and positive and excited about life.
Life is a journey, not a destination.
My reading of history convinces me that most bad government results from too much government.
As far as we can discern, the sole purpose of human existence is to kindle a light of meaning in the darkness of mere being.
I always like to look on the optimistic side of life, but I am realistic enough to know that life is a complex matter.
Life would be tragic if it weren't funny.
When a woman conceives her true self, a miracle occurs and life around her begins again.
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.