Old age is the only disease you dont want to be cured of.
If a man neglects education, he walks lame to the end of his life
People can tell you to keep your mouth shut, but that doesn't stop you from having your own opinion
Being ignorant is not so much a shame, as being unwilling to learn.
One day you will ask me which is more important? My life or yours? I will say mine and you will walk away not knowing that you are my life.
Old minds are like old horses; you must exercise them if you wish to keep them in working order.
Where there is love there is life.
Love is like an hourglass, with the heart filling up as the brain empties
Almost all our desires, when examined, contain something too shameful to reveal.
When one has not had a good father, one must create one.
The knowledge of oneself will preserve that person from vanity.
It was my care to make my life illustrious not by words more than by deeds.
The gentleman understands rightousness, the petty man understands interest.
You can have it all. Just not all at once.
Life is a tragedy when seen in close-up, but a comedy in long-shot.
Style is knowing who you are, what you want to say, and not giving a damn
Is it progress if a cannibal uses a fork?
I've learned that even when I have pains, I don't have to be one.
If you want to keep your memories, you first have to live them.
That's the trouble with the world. We all despise ourselves.
We fear our highest possibility (as well as our lowest one). We are generally afraid to become that which we can glimpse in our most perfect moments.