I was born with an enormous need for affection, and a terrible need to give it.
One man with a gun can control 100 without one.
In order to seek truth, it is necessary once in the course of our life to doubt, as far as possible, of all things.
Every life has a measure of sorrow, and sometimes this is what awakens us.
The only creatures that are evolved enough to convey pure love are dogs and infants.
Boys will be boys. And even that wouldn't matter if only we could prevent girls from being girls.
Live to the point of tears.
Never, ever underestimate the power of 'Id Like that.
In the end, it's not the years in your life that count. It's the life in your years.
A hospital bed is a parked taxi with the meter running.
It is not how old you are, but how you are old.
I have no idea what's awaiting me, or what will happen when this all ends. For the moment I know this: there are sick people and they need curing.
Dictators ride to and fro upon tigers which they dare not dismount. And the tigers are getting hungry.
Be thankful for what you have; you'll end up having more. If you concentrate on what you don't have, you will never, ever have enough
Your purpose in life is to find your purpose and give your whole heart and soul to it.
I have always regarded myself as the pillar of my life.
We write to taste life twice, in the moment and in retrospect.
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
I always like to look on the optimistic side of life, but I am realistic enough to know that life is a complex matter.
I'm never going to be disabled. I'm sick of being so healthy.
Old minds are like old horses; you must exercise them if you wish to keep them in working order.