He who kisses joy as it flies by will live in eternity's sunrise.
I don't need you to remind me of my age. I have a bladder to do that for me.
If you don't design your own life plan, chances are you'll fall into someone else's plan. And guess what they have planned for you? Not much.
The more man meditates upon good thoughts, the better will be his world and the world at large.
In three words I can sum up everything I've learned about life: it goes on.
Take a chance! All life is a chance. The man who goes farthest is generally the one who is willing to do and dare.
The present is theirs; the future, for which I really worked, is mine.
As you go through life, you've got to see the valleys as well as the peaks.
Don't let making a living prevent you from making a life.
Anybody can dig a hole and plant a tree. But make sure it survives. You have to nurture it, you have to water it, you have to keep at it until it becomes rooted so it can take care or itself. There are so many enemies of trees.
Within the child lies the fate of the future.
In the survival of favoured individuals and races, during the constantly-recurring struggle for existence, we see a powerful and ever-acting form of selection.
Life is the dancer and you are the dance.
Life is what happens to you while you're busy making other plans.
Fortune cannot aid those who do nothing.
It would please me best if, at the last, a marble stone shall record that this Queen having lived such and such a time, lived and died a virgin.
Enjoy when you can, and endure when you must.
I always like walking in the rain, so no one can see me crying.
All that happens means something; nothing you do is ever insignificant.
Close by the Rights of Man, at the least set beside them, are the Rights of the Spirit.
We must all obey the great law of change. It is the most powerful law of nature.