To forget is the secret of eternal youth. One grows old only through memory. There's much too little forgetting.
Never throughout history has a man who lived a life of ease left a name worth remembering.
Old age is by nature rather talkative.
Nothing in life is more remarkable than the unnecessary anxiety which we endure, and generally create ourselves.
Christmas waves a magic wand over this world, and behold, everything is softer and more beautiful.
Take a chance! All life is a chance. The man who goes farthest is generally the one who is willing to do and dare.
Close by the Rights of Man, at the least set beside them, are the Rights of the Spirit.
Life should be great rather than long.
The only creatures that are evolved enough to convey pure love are dogs and infants.
I'm never going to be disabled. I'm sick of being so healthy.
Don't go around saying the world owes you a living. The world owes you nothing. It was here first.
Those who are easily shocked should be shocked more often.
We all learn lessons in life. Some stick, some don't. I have always learned more from rejection and failure than from acceptance and success.
If it is worth doing, it is worth overdoing.
I think the highest and lowest points are the important ones. Anything else is just...in between.
There's no advantage to hurrying through life.
Quick sensitivity is inseperable from a ready understanding.
Life can be pulled by goals just as surely as it can be pushed by drives.
I restore myself when I'm alone.
History is the devil's scripture.
My art and profession is to live.