Today, more than ever before, life must be characterized by a sense of Universal responsibility, not only nation to nation and human to human, but also human to other forms of life.
The happiest is the person who suffers the least pain; the most miserable who enjoys the least pleasure.
The reality of the building does not consist in the roof and walls, but in the space within to be lived in.
To live is to be musical, starting with the blood dancing in your veins. Everything living has a rhythm. Do you feel your music?
Concision in style, precision in thought, decision in life.
We all learn lessons in life. Some stick, some don't. I have always learned more from rejection and failure than from acceptance and success.
We make up horrors to help us cope with the real ones.
Love is like an hourglass, with the heart filling up as the brain empties
Fortune cannot aid those who do nothing.
Every person who ever thought he had a right to assert, and went boldly and asserted it, himself, or jointly with others that shared his convictions, was a direct actionist.
Until you value yourself, you won't value your time. Until you value your time, you will not do anything with it.
Of all the diversions of life, there is none so proper to fill up its empty spaces as the reading of useful and entertaining authors.
In the end, everything is a gag.
Live as if you were living a second time, and as though you had acted wrongly the first time.
Life is tough, but it's tougher when you're stupid.
Life can be pulled by goals just as surely as it can be pushed by drives.
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.
Some days you're the bug, some days you're the windshield.
Time ripens all things; no one is born wise.
Old minds are like old horses; you must exercise them if you wish to keep them in working order.
All good things which exist are the fruits of originality.