The future starts today, not tomorrow.
If people do not believe that mathematics is simple, it is only because they do not realize how complicated life is.
All my life I used to wonder what I would become when I grew up. Then, about seven years ago, I realized that I was never going to grow up - that growing is an ever ongoing process.
When one has not had a good father, one must create one.
Life is tough, but it's tougher when you're stupid.
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.
I was born with an enormous need for affection, and a terrible need to give it.
Life has got to be lived-that's all that there is to it.
Dwell on the beauty of life. Watch the stars, and see yourself running with them
Live a balanced life - learn some and think some and draw some and paint some and sing and dance and play and work everyday some.
Life is not measured by the number of breaths we take, but by the moments that take our breath away.
Wrinkles should merely indicate where the smiles have been.
Live to the point of tears.
There is also this benefit in brag: that the speaker is unconsciously expressing his own ideal. Humor him by all means, draw it all out, and hold him to it.
To forgive is not just to be altruistic.
Is it progress if a cannibal uses a fork?
No one has ever become poor by giving.
During the first period of a man's life the greatest danger is not to take the risk.
It would please me best if, at the last, a marble stone shall record that this Queen having lived such and such a time, lived and died a virgin.
If you break your neck, if you have nothing to eat, if your house is on fire, then you got a problem. Everything else is inconvenience.
We fear our highest possibility (as well as our lowest one). We are generally afraid to become that which we can glimpse in our most perfect moments.