Wrinkles should merely indicate where the smiles have been.
A beautiful thing never gives so much pain as does failing to hear and see it.
Don't go around saying the world owes you a living. The world owes you nothing. It was here first.
The object of life is not to be on the side of the majority, but to escape finding oneself in the ranks of the insane.
Dwell on the beauty of life. Watch the stars, and see yourself running with them
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.
History repeats itself, first as tragedy, second as farce.
Never be bullied into silence. Never allow yourself to be made a victim. Accept no one's definition of your life; define yourself.
The young people think the old people are fools - but the old people know the young people are fools.
To be a princess is to play at life. To be a queen is to be a serious player...The purpose of life as a woman is to ascend to the throne and rule with heart.
We must all obey the great law of change. It is the most powerful law of nature.
The doctor of the future will give no medicine, but will interest her or his patients in the care of the human frame, in a proper diet, and in the cause and prevention of disease.
Symbols are the imaginative signposts of life.
Almost all our desires, when examined, contain something too shameful to reveal.
The purpose of art is washing the dust of daily life off our souls.
Anybody can dig a hole and plant a tree. But make sure it survives. You have to nurture it, you have to water it, you have to keep at it until it becomes rooted so it can take care or itself. There are so many enemies of trees.
You have to go on and be crazy. Craziness is like heaven.
Take a chance! All life is a chance. The man who goes farthest is generally the one who is willing to do and dare.
I always like to look on the optimistic side of life, but I am realistic enough to know that life is a complex matter.
In the survival of favoured individuals and races, during the constantly-recurring struggle for existence, we see a powerful and ever-acting form of selection.
Doing nothing is happiness for children and misery for old men.