Exceptional claims demand exceptional evidence.
A life spent making mistakes is not only more honorable, but more useful than a life spent doing nothing.
Do not erase the designs the child makes in the soft wax of his inner life.
Never be bullied into silence. Never allow yourself to be made a victim. Accept no one's definition of your life; define yourself.
Time ripens all things; no one is born wise.
When I let go of what I am, I become what I might be.
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.
I'd trade all my tomorrows for a single yesterday.
Life is tough, but it's tougher when you're stupid.
Life is full of misery, loneliness, and suffering - and it's all over much too soon.
The past is the best prophet of the future.
Life did not intend to make us perfect. Whoever is perfect belongs in a museum.
The future is the shape of things to come.
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.
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.
A woman may very well form a friendship with a man, but for this to endure, it must be assisted by a little physical antipathy.
Let the guarantee of free speech be in every man's determination to use it, and we shall have no need of paper declarations.
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?
Anyone who knows anything of history knows that great social changes are impossible without feminine upheaval. Social progress can be measured exactly by the social position of the fair sex, the ugly ones included
The less you know, the more you believe.
I think the highest and lowest points are the important ones. Anything else is just...in between.