Hard work, disciplined habits, modesty in living, contentment and cheerfulness.
We keep moving forward, opening new doors, and doing new things, because we're curious and curiosity keeps leading us down new paths.
A life spent making mistakes is not only more honorable, but more useful than a life spent doing nothing.
Time is really the only capital that any human being has and the thing that he can least afford to waste or lose
One day you will ask me which is more important? My life or yours? I will say mine and you will walk away not knowing that you are my life.
Symbols are the imaginative signposts of life.
The true value of a human being is determined primarily by the measure and the sense in which he has attained to liberation from the self.
Sometimes - history needs a push.
A life not lived for others is not a life.
There is nothing more frightful than ignorance in action.
Whether I shall turn out to be the hero of my own life, or whether that station will be held by anybody else, these pages must show.
Between two evils, I always pick the one I never tried before.
The man who has no sense of history, is like a man who has no ears or eyes
The future is the shape of things to come.
The great mistake is to anticipate the outcome of the engagement; you ought not to be thinking of whether it ends in victory or defeat. Let nature take its course, and your tools will strike at the right moment.
Shame is an ornament to the young; a disgrace to the old.
Our life is frittered away by detail. Simplify, simplify.
Diamonds are a girls best friend.
I am not young enough to know everything.
There are only two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as though everything is a miracle.
Pain don't hurt.