Money is better than poverty, if only for financial reasons.
Of all the diversions of life, there is none so proper to fill up its empty spaces as the reading of useful and entertaining authors.
It was my care to make my life illustrious not by words more than by deeds.
Our life always expresses the result of our dominant thoughts.
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.
Its not the men in your life that matters, its the life in your men.
To be able to look back upon ones life in satisfaction, is to live twice.
The journey of a thousand miles begins with one step.
If we are not free, no one will respect us.
Life is a difficult game. You can win it only by retaining your birthright to be a person.
Boys will be boys. And even that wouldn't matter if only we could prevent girls from being girls.
We live in a society exquisitely dependent on science and technology, in which hardly anyone knows anything about science and technology.
One man with a gun can control 100 without one.
There is nothing more frightful than ignorance in action.
Most people treat the present moment as if it were an obstacle that they need to overcome. Since the present moment is life itself, it is an insane way to live.
No snowflake in an avalanche ever feels responsible.
The future starts today, not tomorrow.
If you want a happy ending, that depends, of course, on where you stop your story.
Exceptional claims demand exceptional evidence.
If I'm honest I have to tell you I still read fairy-tales and I like them best of all.
The great mistake is to anticipate the outcome of the engagement; you ought not to be thinking of whether it ends in victory or defeat. Let nature take its course, and your tools will strike at the right moment.