The doctor of the future will give no medicine, but will interest her or his patients in the care of the human frame, in a proper diet, and in the cause and prevention of disease.
Even when you think you have your life all mapped out, things happen that shape your destiny in ways you might never have imagined.
All that is not eternal is eternally out of date.
As far as we can discern, the sole purpose of human existence is to kindle a light of meaning in the darkness of mere being.
Life is a succession of lessons which must be lived to be understood.
Each person must live their life as a model for others.
How can I go forward when I don't know which way I'm facing?
In three words I can sum up everything I've learned about life: it goes on.
Life swings like a pendulum backward and forward between pain and boredom.
Your children are not your children. They are the sons and daughters of Life's longing for itself.
Close by the Rights of Man, at the least set beside them, are the Rights of the Spirit.
In the long history of humankind (and animal kind, too) those who learned to collaborate and improvise most effectively have prevailed
I always like to look on the optimistic side of life, but I am realistic enough to know that life is a complex matter.
All that happens means something; nothing you do is ever insignificant.
Life's a journey, not a destination.
The past is the best prophet of the future.
The present is theirs; the future, for which I really worked, is mine.
Life always waits for some crisis to occur before revealing itself at its most brilliant.
Most people are other people. Their thoughts are someone else's opinions, their lives a mimicry, their passions a quotation.
The less you know, the more you believe.
If you have been sunned through and through like an apricot on a wall from your earliest days, you are oversensitive to any withdrawal of heat.