Only he who accepts clashes and conflicts in life, loves life.
I always like walking in the rain, so no one can see me crying.
Speed and efficiency do not always increase the quality of life.
Don't part with your illusions. When they are gone you may still exist, but you have ceased to live.
I never think of the future - it comes soon enough.
Symbols are the imaginative signposts of life.
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
Life is an ongoing process of choosing between safety (out of fear and need for defense) and risk (for the sake of progress and growth). Make the growth choice a dozen times a day.
Nothing in life is more remarkable than the unnecessary anxiety which we endure, and generally create ourselves.
Sometimes you have to be apart from people you love, but that doesn't make you love them any less. Sometimes you love them more.
You are not stuck where you are unless you decide to be.
How wonderful it is that nobody need wait a single moment before starting to improve the world.
The gratification of wealth is not found in mere possession or in lavish expenditure, but in its wise application.
No one has ever become poor by giving.
For life in general, there is but one decree: youth is a blunder, manhood a struggle, old age a regret.
The future is the shape of things to come.
The universe we observe has precisely the properties we should expect if there is, at bottom, no design, no purpose, no evil, no good, nothing but blind, pitiless indifference
Imagination does not become great until human beings, given the courage and the strength, use it to create.
Time is really the only capital that any human being has and the thing that he can least afford to waste or lose
The behavior of a human being in sexual matters is often a prototype for the whole of his other modes of reaction in life.
To forgive is not just to be altruistic.