If you don't design your own life plan, chances are you'll fall into someone else's plan. And guess what they have planned for you? Not much.
We cannot live better than in seeking to become better.
Life has a certain flavour for those who have fought and risked all that the sheltered and protected can never experience.
In the end, it's not the years in your life that count. It's the life in your years.
A photograph is a moral decision taken in one eighth of a second.
Any idiot can face a crisis; it's this day-to-day living that wears you out.
No passion in the world is equal to the passion to alter someone else's draft.
Im not in this world to live up to your expectations and youre not in this world to live up to mine.
Do not erase the designs the child makes in the soft wax of his inner life.
No social problem is as universal as the oppression of the child
Hard work, disciplined habits, modesty in living, contentment and cheerfulness.
People can tell you to keep your mouth shut, but that doesn't stop you from having your own opinion
Within the child lies the fate of the future.
Close by the Rights of Man, at the least set beside them, are the Rights of the Spirit.
In the depth of winter, I finally learned that within me there lay an invincible summer.
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
Imagination does not become great until human beings, given the courage and the strength, use it to create.
Science is the outcome of being prepared to live without certainty and therefore a mark of maturity. It embraces doubt and loose ends.
In order to seek truth, it is necessary once in the course of our life to doubt, as far as possible, of all things.
The knowledge of oneself will preserve that person from vanity.
Someone's sitting in the shade today because someone planted a tree a long time ago.