It is not how old you are, but how you are old.
No social problem is as universal as the oppression of the child
To live is the rarest thing in the world. Most people exist, that is all.
We think too much and feel too little.
I generally avoid temptation unless I can't resist it.
The reality of the building does not consist in the roof and walls, but in the space within to be lived in.
A wise girl kisses but doesn't love, listens but doesn't believe, and leaves before she is left.
You can find the entire cosmos lurking in its least remarkable objects.
If you want a happy ending, that depends, of course, on where you stop your story.
You only live once, but if you do it right, once is enough.
Remember that not getting what you want is sometimes a wonderful stroke of luck.
For life in general, there is but one decree: youth is a blunder, manhood a struggle, old age a regret.
There are only two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as though everything is a miracle.
Diamonds are a girls best friend.
Life's pretty good, and why wouldn't it be? I'm a pirate, after all.
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 scientists of today think deeply instead of clearly. One must be sane to think clearly, but one can think deeply and be quite insane.
All good things which exist are the fruits of originality.
It is not the strongest of the species that survives, nor the most intelligent that survives. It is the one that is the most adaptable to change.
It was my care to make my life illustrious not by words more than by deeds.
Losing your way on a journey is unfortunate. But, losing your reason for the journey is a fate more cruel.