History has shown there are no invincible armies.
There is no worse bitterness than to reach the end of your life and realized you have not lived.
There are two tragedies in life. One is to lose your heart's desire. The other is to gain it.
Any idiot can face a crisis; it's this day-to-day living that wears you out.
Exceptional claims demand exceptional evidence.
The gentleman understands rightousness, the petty man understands interest.
But I don't want comfort. I want God, I want poetry, I want real danger, I want freedom, I want goodness. I want sin.
Work harder on yourself than you do on your job.
Some people are desperately looking for scapegoats, they just don't want to see the truth!
Concision in style, precision in thought, decision in life.
The nicest thing for me is sleep, then at least I can dream.
Of all the diversions of life, there is none so proper to fill up its empty spaces as the reading of useful and entertaining authors.
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 journey of a thousand miles begins with one step.
Don't be too timid and squeamish about your actions. All life is an experiment. The more experiments you make the better.
When we do the best that we can, we never know what miracle is wrought in our life, or in the life of another.
Let the guarantee of free speech be in every man's determination to use it, and we shall have no need of paper declarations.
You have to go on and be crazy. Craziness is like heaven.
Life did not intend to make us perfect. Whoever is perfect belongs in a museum.
In the end, it's not the years in your life that count. It's the life in your years.
You are not stuck where you are unless you decide to be.