Your purpose in life is to find your purpose and give your whole heart and soul to it.
I generally avoid temptation unless I can't resist it.
Every morning we are born again. What we do today is what matters most.
I can't wait to figure out what is wrong with me, so I can say this is the way that I used to be.
Man is born free and everywhere he is in chains.
I never think of the future - it comes soon enough.
The young people think the old people are fools - but the old people know the young people are fools.
Amnesty is as good for those who give it as for those who receive it. It has the admirable quality of bestowing mercy on both sides.
To cherish what remains of the Earth and to foster its renewal is our only legitimate hope of survival.
A wise girl kisses but doesn't love, listens but doesn't believe, and leaves before she is left.
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.
Being a hero is about the shortest-lived profession on earth.
It's only terrible to have nothing to wait for.
Life is nothing but a competition to be the criminal rather than the victim.
Life is an ongoing process of choosing between safety (out of fear and need for defense) and risk (for the sake of progress and growth). Make the growth choice a dozen times a day.
Sometimes you have to be apart from people you love, but that doesn't make you love them any less. Sometimes you love them more.
I like nonsense, it wakes up the brain cells. Fantasy is a necessary ingredient in living.
We live in a society exquisitely dependent on science and technology, in which hardly anyone knows anything about science and technology.
Whether I shall turn out to be the hero of my own life, or whether that station will be held by anybody else, these pages must show.
Exceptional claims demand exceptional evidence.
Never throughout history has a man who lived a life of ease left a name worth remembering.