Don't be concerned others not appreciating you. Be concerned about your not appreciating others.
Courage is a kind of salvation.
A life spent making mistakes is not only more honorable, but more useful than a life spent doing nothing.
The purpose of art is washing the dust of daily life off our souls.
Until you value yourself, you won't value your time. Until you value your time, you will not do anything with it.
Wrinkles are engraved smiles.
There's nowhere you can be that isn't where you're meant to be...
People do not like to think. If one thinks, one must reach conclusions. Conclusions are not always pleasant.
If you don't design your own life plan, chances are you'll fall into someone else's plan. And guess what they have planned for you? Not much.
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.
The future starts today, not tomorrow.
One doesn't recognize the really important moments in one's life until it's too late.
Do not wait for the last judgment. It comes every day.
I really had a lot of dreams when I was a kid, and I think a great deal of that grew out of the fact that I had a chance to read a lot.
Life is not easy for any of us. But what of that? We must have perseverance and above all confidence in ourselves. We must believe that we are gifted for something and that this thing must be attained.
He who is in love with himself has at least this advantage - he won't encounter many rivals.
The privilege of a lifetime is to become who you truly are.
Any place I hang my head is home.
The happiest is the person who suffers the least pain; the most miserable who enjoys the least pleasure.
The true value of a human being is determined primarily by the measure and the sense in which he has attained to liberation from the self.
There is no worse bitterness than to reach the end of your life and realized you have not lived.