My reading of history convinces me that most bad government results from too much government.
Wrinkles should merely indicate where the smiles have been.
By putting forward the hands of the clock you shall not advance the hour.
I'd trade all my tomorrows for a single yesterday.
The earth is like a spaceship that didn't come with an operating manual.
I think it's much more interesting to live not knowing than to have answers which might be wrong.
Life is pure adventure, and the sooner we realize that, the quicker we will be able to treat life as art.
To live is to choose. But to choose well, you must know who you are and what you stand for, where you want to go and why you want to get there.
Old age is the only disease you dont want to be cured of.
Life can only be understood backwards; but it must be lived forwards.
Life has a certain flavour for those who have fought and risked all that the sheltered and protected can never experience.
This thing of being a hero, about the main thing to it is to know when to die.
Doing nothing is happiness for children and misery for old men.
The past is the best prophet of the future.
Time is really the only capital that any human being has and the thing that he can least afford to waste or lose
I'm never going to be disabled. I'm sick of being so healthy.
The most important thing to do if you find yourself in a hole is to stop digging.
Old minds are like old horses; you must exercise them if you wish to keep them in working order.
I am an American; free born and free bred, where I acknowledge no man as my superior, except for his own worth, or as my inferior, except for his own demerit.
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.
Life would be tragic if it weren't funny.