Nothing in life is to be feared, it is only to be understood. Now is the time to understand more, so that we may fear less.
Science is the outcome of being prepared to live without certainty and therefore a mark of maturity. It embraces doubt and loose ends.
If I get married, I want to be very married.
The young people think the old people are fools - but the old people know the young people are fools.
The past is the best prophet of the future.
Three things have been difficult to tame: the oceans, fools, and women. We may soon be able to tame the oceans; fools and women will take a little longer.
I have always regarded myself as the pillar of my life.
I am not young enough to know everything.
I used to live in a room full of mirrors; all I could see was me. I take my spirit and I crash my mirrors, now the whole world is here for me to see.
Where there is love there is life.
Life is like a library owned by the author. In it are a few books which he wrote himself, but most of them were written for him.
There is nothing enlightened about shrinking so that other people won't feel insecure around you. We are all meant to shine, as children do.
If you have zest and enthusiasm, you attract zest and enthusiasm. Life does give back in kind.
We live in a society exquisitely dependent on science and technology, in which hardly anyone knows anything about science and technology.
The more you live in the present moment, the more the fear of death disappears.
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?
It was my care to make my life illustrious not by words more than by deeds.
One of the saddest things in life, is the things one remembers.
Let the guarantee of free speech be in every man's determination to use it, and we shall have no need of paper declarations.
Whether I shall turn out to be the hero of my own life, or whether that station will be held by anybody else, these pages must show.
Live your life as though your every act were to become a universal law.