Live for yourself and you will live in vain;Live for others, and you will live again.
The way to know life is to love many things.
Everyone seems to have a clear idea of how other people should lead their lives, but none about his or her own.
The historian looks backward. In the end he also believes backward.
Someone's sitting in the shade today because someone planted a tree a long time ago.
Every person who ever thought he had a right to assert, and went boldly and asserted it, himself, or jointly with others that shared his convictions, was a direct actionist.
Any place I hang my head is home.
One man with a gun can control 100 without one.
To be able to look back upon ones life in satisfaction, is to live twice.
The universe we observe has precisely the properties we should expect if there is, at bottom, no design, no purpose, no evil, no good, nothing but blind, pitiless indifference
This terrifying world is not devoid of charms, of the mornings that make waking up worthwhile.
Your belief in God is merely an escape from your monotonous, stupid and cruel life.
He who kisses joy as it flies by will live in eternity's sunrise.
Shame is an ornament to the young; a disgrace to the old.
The present is theirs; the future, for which I really worked, is mine.
Being ignorant is not so much a shame, as being unwilling to learn.
Don't cry for a man who's left you - the next one may fall for your smile.
Life is full of misery, loneliness, and suffering - and it's all over much too soon.
Old minds are like old horses; you must exercise them if you wish to keep them in working order.
Be thankful that you have a life, and forsake your vain and presumptuous desire for a second one.
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.