Work harder on yourself than you do on your job.
There is no worse bitterness than to reach the end of your life and realized you have not lived.
I think it can be shown that the law makes ten criminals where it restrains one.
There's place and means for every man alive.
Life has got to be lived-that's all that there is to it.
History repeats itself, first as tragedy, second as farce.
Most people treat the present moment as if it were an obstacle that they need to overcome. Since the present moment is life itself, it is an insane way to live.
Life has its own hidden forces which you can only discover by living.
Life is a succession of lessons which must be lived to be understood.
Being a hero is about the shortest-lived profession on earth.
You only live once, but if you do it right, once is enough.
Fortune cannot aid those who do nothing.
I always like walking in the rain, so no one can see me crying.
The joy in life is his who has the heart to demand it.
We make up horrors to help us cope with the real ones.
The more man meditates upon good thoughts, the better will be his world and the world at large.
The scientists of today think deeply instead of clearly. One must be sane to think clearly, but one can think deeply and be quite insane.
The journey of a thousand miles begins with one step.
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.
Boys will be boys. And even that wouldn't matter if only we could prevent girls from being girls.
Each life makes its own immitation of immortality.