Pain don't hurt.
I am an American; free born and free bred, where I acknowledge no man as my superior, except for his own worth, or as my inferior, except for his own demerit.
Early in life I had to choose between honest arrogance and hypocritical humility. I chose the former and have seen no reason to change.
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.
The gentleman understands rightousness, the petty man understands interest.
He who has a why to live can bear with almost any how.
Life can be pulled by goals just as surely as it can be pushed by drives.
This thing of being a hero, about the main thing to it is to know when to die.
Life is not an exact science, it is an art.
Don't go around saying the world owes you a living. The world owes you nothing. It was here first.
The object of life is not to be on the side of the majority, but to escape finding oneself in the ranks of the insane.
Life will not break your heart. It'll crush it.
Dwell on the beauty of life. Watch the stars, and see yourself running with them
Wrinkles should merely indicate where the smiles have been.
Almost all our desires, when examined, contain something too shameful to reveal.
Life can be wonderful if you're not afraid of it. All it takes is courage, imagination ... and a little dough
Old minds are like old horses; you must exercise them if you wish to keep them in working order.
Life is like music, it must be composed by ear, feeling and instinct, not by rule.
The journey of a thousand miles begins with one step.
You never know what life is like, until you have lived it.
A man who dares to waste one hour of life has not discovered the value of life