Is it progress if a cannibal uses a fork?
It is easier to influence strong than weak characters in life.
Life is what happens to you while you're busy making other plans.
I'd trade all my tomorrows for a single yesterday.
Never throughout history has a man who lived a life of ease left a name worth remembering.
He who has a why to live can bear with almost any how.
There are two things a person should never be angry at, what they can help, and what they cannot.
It would please me best if, at the last, a marble stone shall record that this Queen having lived such and such a time, lived and died a virgin.
The future is the shape of things to come.
Each life makes its own immitation of immortality.
This thing of being a hero, about the main thing to it is to know when to die.
As you go through life, you've got to see the valleys as well as the peaks.
Exceptional claims demand exceptional evidence.
But I don't want comfort. I want God, I want poetry, I want real danger, I want freedom, I want goodness. I want sin.
I used to live in a room full of mirrors; all I could see was me. I take my spirit and I crash my mirrors, now the whole world is here for me to see.
Life is not a problem to be solved, but a reality to be experienced.
Losing your way on a journey is unfortunate. But, losing your reason for the journey is a fate more cruel.
If a man neglects education, he walks lame to the end of his life
Pain don't hurt.
Nature is not human-hearted.
Most people treat the present moment as if it were an obstacle that they need to overcome. Since the present moment is life itself, it is an insane way to live.