We all owe death a life.
How people treat you is their karma; how you react is yours.
My reading of history convinces me that most bad government results from too much government.
Humility is really important because it keeps you fresh and new.
Of all the diversions of life, there is none so proper to fill up its empty spaces as the reading of useful and entertaining authors.
In the end, it's not the years in your life that count. It's the life in your years.
In the end, everything is a gag.
On stage, I make love to 25,000 different people, then I go home alone.
Imagination and fiction make up more than three quarters of our real life.
Your children are not your children. They are the sons and daughters of Life's longing for itself.
The things that come to those that wait may be the things left by those that got there first.
People do not like to think. If one thinks, one must reach conclusions. Conclusions are not always pleasant.
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.
There are only two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as though everything is a miracle.
The more man meditates upon good thoughts, the better will be his world and the world at large.
There is one common struggle against those who have appropriated the earth, the money, and the machines.
Close by the Rights of Man, at the least set beside them, are the Rights of the Spirit.
Middle age has been defined as what happens when a person's broad mind and narrow waist change places.
Life is too short for long-term grudges.
There's place and means for every man alive.
Wrinkles are engraved smiles.