It's only terrible to have nothing to wait for.
I don't need you to remind me of my age. I have a bladder to do that for me.
Crude classifications and false generalizations are the curse of organized life.
If you have zest and enthusiasm, you attract zest and enthusiasm. Life does give back in kind.
Im not in this world to live up to your expectations and youre not in this world to live up to mine.
Life swings like a pendulum backward and forward between pain and boredom.
Open your arms to change, but don't let go of your values.
All that is not eternal is eternally out of date.
Old age, especially an honoured old age, has so great authority, that this is of more value than all the pleasures of youth.
A man's true character comes out when he's drunk.
Take care of your body. It's the only place you have to live.
No social problem is as universal as the oppression of the child
The image is one thing and the human being is another...It's very hard to live up to an image, put it that way.
History repeats itself, first as tragedy, second as farce.
You never know when a moment and afew sincere words can have an impact on a life.
Live as if you were living a second time, and as though you had acted wrongly the first time.
How can I go forward when I don't know which way I'm facing?
Hard work, disciplined habits, modesty in living, contentment and cheerfulness.
This terrifying world is not devoid of charms, of the mornings that make waking up worthwhile.
Life is not easy for any of us. But what of that? We must have perseverance and above all confidence in ourselves. We must believe that we are gifted for something and that this thing must be attained.
Life is like a library owned by the author. In it are a few books which he wrote himself, but most of them were written for him.