Each man should frame life so that at some future hour fact and his dreaming meet.
Your purpose in life is to find your purpose and give your whole heart and soul to it.
Some days you're the bug, some days you're the windshield.
Money is better than poverty, if only for financial reasons.
Everyone seems to have a clear idea of how other people should lead their lives, but none about his or her own.
Courage is a kind of salvation.
When I let go of what I am, I become what I might be.
To forget is the secret of eternal youth. One grows old only through memory. There's much too little forgetting.
History repeats itself, first as tragedy, second as farce.
Remember that not getting what you want is sometimes a wonderful stroke of luck.
To be interested in the changing seasons is . . . a happier state of mind than to be hopelessly in love with spring.
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.
One day, in retrospect, the years of struggle will strike you as the most beautiful.
Man is born free and everywhere he is in chains.
First, then, God, being all-just, wishes to do justice; being all-wise, knows what justice is; being all-powerful, can do justice. Why then injustice?
The first forty years of life give us the text; the next thirty supply the commentary on it.
During the first period of a man's life the greatest danger is not to take the risk.
Your pain is the breaking of the shell that encloses your understanding... And could you keep your heart in wonder at the daily miracles of your life, your pain would not seem less wondrous than your joy
We all owe death a life.
Life is pure adventure, and the sooner we realize that, the quicker we will be able to treat life as art.
The present is theirs; the future, for which I really worked, is mine.