This thing of being a hero, about the main thing to it is to know when to die.
The 'good old times'-all times, when old, are good.
As far as we can discern, the sole purpose of human existence is to kindle a light of meaning in the darkness of mere being.
love the life you live.live the life you love.
One day you will ask me which is more important? My life or yours? I will say mine and you will walk away not knowing that you are my life.
One day, in retrospect, the years of struggle will strike you as the most beautiful.
The great mistake is to anticipate the outcome of the engagement; you ought not to be thinking of whether it ends in victory or defeat. Let nature take its course, and your tools will strike at the right moment.
Let silence take you to the core of life.
All that is not eternal is eternally out of date.
There's nowhere you can be that isn't where you're meant to be...
In the end, it's not the years in your life that count. It's the life in your years.
I can choose either to be a victim of the world or an adventurer in search of treasure. It's all a question of how I view my life.
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 purpose of art is washing the dust of daily life off our souls.
All my life through, the new sights of nature made me rejoice like a child.
Be thankful for what you have; you'll end up having more. If you concentrate on what you don't have, you will never, ever have enough
It is not how old you are, but how you are old.
The object of life is not to be on the side of the majority, but to escape finding oneself in the ranks of the insane.
There are two tragedies in life. One is to lose your heart's desire. The other is to gain 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.
I've learned that even when I have pains, I don't have to be one.