Work harder on yourself than you do on your job.
Everyone seems to have a clear idea of how other people should lead their lives, but none about his or her own.
Live your life as though your every act were to become a universal law.
We can allow satellites, planets, suns, universe, nay whole systems of universes, to be governed by laws, but the smallest insect, we wish to be created at once by special act.
Everything passes. Nobody gets anything for keeps. And that's how we've got to live.
I have always regarded myself as the pillar of my life.
But I don't want comfort. I want God, I want poetry, I want real danger, I want freedom, I want goodness. I want sin.
Crude classifications and false generalizations are the curse of organized life.
When we do the best that we can, we never know what miracle is wrought in our life, or in the life of another.
Shame is an ornament to the young; a disgrace to the old.
It is easier to influence strong than weak characters in life.
Don't be concerned others not appreciating you. Be concerned about your not appreciating others.
The more man meditates upon good thoughts, the better will be his world and the world at large.
Concision in style, precision in thought, decision in life.
If you've been playing poker for half an hour and you still don't know who the patsy is, you're the patsy.
To be able to look back upon ones life in satisfaction, is to live twice.
You only live once, but if you do it right, once is enough.
One man with a gun can control 100 without one.
All of us are products of our childhood.
A life not lived for others is not a life.
I'm not sure I'm adult yet.