Time is really the only capital that any human being has and the thing that he can least afford to waste or lose
We must be willing to fail and to appreciate the truth that often 'Life is not a problem to be solved, but a mystery to be lived.'
Hard work, disciplined habits, modesty in living, contentment and cheerfulness.
The love of life is necessary to the vigorous prosecution of any undertaking.
Old age is the only disease you dont want to be cured of.
In the end, it's not the years in your life that count. It's the life in your years.
You can find the entire cosmos lurking in its least remarkable objects.
The present is theirs; the future, for which I really worked, is mine.
When life hands you a lemon, say, 'Oh yeah, I like lemons! What else ya got?
The things that come to those that wait may be the things left by those that got there first.
Where there is love there is life.
There is one common struggle against those who have appropriated the earth, the money, and the machines.
Noble life demands a noble architecture for noble uses of noble men. Lack of culture means what it has always meant: ignoble civilization and therefore imminent downfall.
To conceal anything from those to whom I am attached, is not in my nature. I can never close my lips where I have opened my heart.
The worldly comforts are not for me. I am like a traveller, who takes rest under a tree in the shade and then goes on his way.
Old age is by nature rather talkative.
Within the child lies the fate of the future.
Life is too short for long-term grudges.
In the depth of winter, I finally learned that within me there lay an invincible summer.
The behavior of a human being in sexual matters is often a prototype for the whole of his other modes of reaction in life.
Have no fear of perfection - you'll never reach it.