Never throughout history has a man who lived a life of ease left a name worth remembering.
We fear our highest possibility (as well as our lowest one). We are generally afraid to become that which we can glimpse in our most perfect moments.
It's often just enough to be with someone. I don't need to touch them. Not even talk. A feeling passes between you both. You're not alone.
I have no idea what's awaiting me, or what will happen when this all ends. For the moment I know this: there are sick people and they need curing.
Don't let making a living prevent you from making a life.
Those who want to live, let them fight, and those who do not want to fight in this world of eternal struggle do not deserve to live.
It would please me best if, at the last, a marble stone shall record that this Queen having lived such and such a time, lived and died a virgin.
Live your life as an Exclamation rather than an Explanation
Each man should frame life so that at some future hour fact and his dreaming meet.
I don't need you to remind me of my age. I have a bladder to do that for me.
You can give in to the failure messages and be a bitter deadbeat of excuses. Or you can choose to be happy and positive and excited about life.
The essence of life is statistical improbability on a colossal scale.
If one's different, one's bound to be lonely.
love the life you live.live the life you love.
Early in life I had to choose between honest arrogance and hypocritical humility. I chose the former and have seen no reason to change.
I would rather entertain and hope that people learned something than educate people and hope they were entertained.
To forgive is not just to be altruistic.
Life's pretty good, and why wouldn't it be? I'm a pirate, after all.
I was born with an enormous need for affection, and a terrible need to give it.
To cherish what remains of the Earth and to foster its renewal is our only legitimate hope of survival.
Is it progress if a cannibal uses a fork?