The desire to fly is an idea handed down to us by our ancestors who... looked enviously on the birds soaring freely through space... on the infinite highway of the air
The historian looks backward. In the end he also believes backward.
Every life has a measure of sorrow, and sometimes this is what awakens us.
A life spent making mistakes is not only more honorable, but more useful than a life spent doing nothing.
If one's different, one's bound to be lonely.
Don't cry for a man who's left you - the next one may fall for your smile.
Life is pure adventure, and the sooner we realize that, the quicker we will be able to treat life as art.
Nothing exists except atoms and empty space; everything else is opinion.
Life is too short for long-term grudges.
I'd trade all my tomorrows for a single yesterday.
Life will not break your heart. It'll crush it.
Let the guarantee of free speech be in every man's determination to use it, and we shall have no need of paper declarations.
All good things which exist are the fruits of originality.
To live is to choose. But to choose well, you must know who you are and what you stand for, where you want to go and why you want to get there.
I would rather live in a world where my life is surrounded by mystery than live in a world so small that my mind could comprehend it.
Life is not easy for any of us. But what of that? We must have perseverance and above all confidence in ourselves. We must believe that we are gifted for something and that this thing must be attained.
Old age, especially an honoured old age, has so great authority, that this is of more value than all the pleasures of youth.
The journey of a thousand miles begins with one step.
A man who dares to waste one hour of life has not discovered the value of life
We all owe death a life.
I can choose either to be a victim of the world or an adventurer in search of treasure. It's all a question of how I view my life.