Close by the Rights of Man, at the least set beside them, are the Rights of the Spirit.
The lessons of the past are ignored and obliterated in a contemporary antagonism known as the generation gap.
A life spent making mistakes is not only more honorable, but more useful than a life spent doing nothing.
A life not lived for others is not a life.
You can give in to the failure messages and be a bitter deadbeat of excuses. Or you can choose to be happy and positive and excited about life.
If it is worth doing, it is worth overdoing.
Man is born free and everywhere he is in chains.
We don't see things as they are, we see them as we are.
Open your eyes, look within. Are you satisfied with the life you're living?
Insanity in individuals is rare - but in groups, parties, nations, and epochs, it is the rule.
If you want a happy ending, that depends, of course, on where you stop your story.
The difficulty we have in accepting responsibility for our behaviour lies in the desire to avoid the pain of the consequences of that behaviour
Simplicity is the keynote of all true elegance.
The past is the best prophet of the future.
Losing your way on a journey is unfortunate. But, losing your reason for the journey is a fate more cruel.
Every person who ever thought he had a right to assert, and went boldly and asserted it, himself, or jointly with others that shared his convictions, was a direct actionist.
Enjoy when you can, and endure when you must.
How can I go forward when I don't know which way I'm facing?
Old minds are like old horses; you must exercise them if you wish to keep them in working order.
I like nonsense, it wakes up the brain cells. Fantasy is a necessary ingredient in living.
Life is what happens to you while you're busy making other plans.