Life should be great rather than long.
Wrinkles should merely indicate where the smiles have been.
I am convinced we do not only love ourselves in others but hate ourselves in others too.
First, then, God, being all-just, wishes to do justice; being all-wise, knows what justice is; being all-powerful, can do justice. Why then injustice?
I never think of the future - it comes soon enough.
I am not young enough to know everything.
Speed and efficiency do not always increase the quality of life.
We keep moving forward, opening new doors, and doing new things, because we're curious and curiosity keeps leading us down new paths.
Nothing in life is more remarkable than the unnecessary anxiety which we endure, and generally create ourselves.
People can tell you to keep your mouth shut, but that doesn't stop you from having your own opinion
Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one's courage.
Sow a thought and you get an act; Sow an act and you get a habit; Sow a habit and you get a character; Sow a character and you get a destiny.
The secret of life is honesty and fair dealing. If you can fake that, you've got it made.
Old age, especially an honoured old age, has so great authority, that this is of more value than all the pleasures of youth.
I like nonsense, it wakes up the brain cells. Fantasy is a necessary ingredient in living.
Without a measureless and perpetual uncertainty, the drama of human life would be destroyed.
The universe we observe has precisely the properties we should expect if there is, at bottom, no design, no purpose, no evil, no good, nothing but blind, pitiless indifference
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.
You have to go on and be crazy. Craziness is like heaven.
Simplicity is the keynote of all true elegance.
A man who dares to waste one hour of time has not discovered the value of life.