The secret to creativity is knowing how to hide your sources.
The duty of youth is to challenge corruption.
Only those are fit to live who do not fear to die; and none are fit to die who have shrunk from the joy of life and the duty of life. Both life and death are parts of the same Great Adventure.
Life is entrusted to man as a treasure which must not be squandered, as a talent which must be used well.
It is only when the mind is free from the old that it meets everything anew, and in that there is joy.
Drink moderately, for drunkenness neither keeps a secret nor observes a promise.
People don't realize how a man's whole life can be changed by one book.
It always seems impossible until it's done.
The great secret of true success, of true happiness, is this: the man or woman who asks for no return, the perfectly unselfish person, is the most successful.
I'll try anything once, twice if I like it, three times to make sure.
Isn't it astonishing that all these secrets have been preserved for so many years just so we could discover them!
No one is free who has not obtained the empire of himself. No man is free who cannot command himself.
Trust in dreams, for in them is hidden the gate to eternity.
Go on with what your heart tells you, or you will lose all.
Stop acting so small. You are the universe in ecstatic motion.
You're off to Great Places! Today is your day! Your mountain is waiting, So... get on your way!
Scar tissue is stronger than regular tissue. Realize the strength, move on.
If you get up in the morning and think the future is going to be better, it is a bright day. Otherwise, it's not.
It's what you learn after you know it all that counts.
He was a dreamer, a thinker, a speculative philosopher... or, as his wife would have it, an idiot.
Weakness of attitude becomes weakness of character.