He had the look of one who had drunk the cup of life and found a dead beetle at the bottom.
In order to seek truth, it is necessary once in the course of our life to doubt, as far as possible, of all things.
The gentleman understands rightousness, the petty man understands interest.
Safeguarding the rights of others is the most noble and beautiful end of a human being.
The reality of the building does not consist in the roof and walls, but in the space within to be lived in.
Be thankful that you have a life, and forsake your vain and presumptuous desire for a second one.
Too much of a good thing can be wonderful!
Life can be pulled by goals just as surely as it can be pushed by drives.
The lessons of the past are ignored and obliterated in a contemporary antagonism known as the generation gap.
When one has not had a good father, one must create one.
To live is to be musical, starting with the blood dancing in your veins. Everything living has a rhythm. Do you feel your music?
Life can only be understood backwards; but it must be lived forwards.
Most people treat the present moment as if it were an obstacle that they need to overcome. Since the present moment is life itself, it is an insane way to live.
If I'm honest I have to tell you I still read fairy-tales and I like them best of all.
In every tragedy, an element of comedy is preserved. Comedy is just tragedy reversed.
There are two things a person should never be angry at, what they can help, and what they cannot.
Only he who accepts clashes and conflicts in life, loves life.
There are two tragedies in life. One is to lose your heart's desire. The other is to gain it.
Life is tough, but it's tougher when you're stupid.
Every time I see an adult on a bicycle, I no longer despair for the future of the human race.
To be able to look back upon ones life in satisfaction, is to live twice.