No one has ever become poor by giving.
Doubt must be no more than vigilance, otherwise it can become dangerous.
The pleasure of the moment begins to wither almost as soon as it blossoms; our pleasures are soon swallowed up in time's relentless torrent.
Life is not measured by the number of breaths we take, but by the moments that take our breath away.
All that is not eternal is eternally out of date.
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.
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 shrinks or expands in proportion to one's courage.
Unsatisfied desire is in itself more desirable than any other satisfaction.
A hospital bed is a parked taxi with the meter running.
The less you know, the more you believe.
To be able to look back upon ones life in satisfaction, is to live twice.
Death is not the opposite of life, but a part of it.
Have no fear of perfection - you'll never reach it.
Some days you're the bug, some days you're the windshield.
When I let go of what I am, I become what I might be.
A man's true character comes out when he's drunk.
A life spent making mistakes is not only more honorable, but more useful than a life spent doing nothing.
We're born alone, we live alone, we die alone. Only through our love and friendship can we create the illusion for the moment that we're not alone.
The joy in life is his who has the heart to demand it.
Being a hero is about the shortest-lived profession on earth.