Live for yourself and you will live in vain;Live for others, and you will live again.
Joy is what happens to us when we allow ourselves to recognize how good things really are.
Early in life I had to choose between honest arrogance and hypocritical humility. I chose the former and have seen no reason to change.
In the end, everything is a gag.
I am an American; free born and free bred, where I acknowledge no man as my superior, except for his own worth, or as my inferior, except for his own demerit.
I believe that the very purpose of our life is to seek happiness. That is clear. Whether one believes in religion or not, whether one believes in this religion or that religion, we all are seeking something better in life. So, I think, the very motion of our life is towards happiness
I am not young enough to know everything.
Those who want to live, let them fight, and those who do not want to fight in this world of eternal struggle do not deserve to live.
Life is not an exact science, it is an art.
Life belongs to the living, and he who lives must be prepared for changes
Mastery of the emotions is fundamental to a virtuous life.
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.
Have you ever noticed that anybody driving slower than you is an idiot, and anyone going faster than you is a maniac?
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.
Rudeness is the weak man's imitation of strength.
It takes a long time to grow young.
Man is born free and everywhere he is in chains.
People can tell you to keep your mouth shut, but that doesn't stop you from having your own opinion
The universe we observe has precisely the properties we should expect if there is, at bottom, no design, no purpose, no evil, no good, nothing but blind, pitiless indifference
Without a measureless and perpetual uncertainty, the drama of human life would be destroyed.
History is a set of lies agreed upon.