The journey of a thousand miles begins with one step.
You can find the entire cosmos lurking in its least remarkable objects.
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.
Old minds are like old horses; you must exercise them if you wish to keep them in working order.
Doubt must be no more than vigilance, otherwise it can become dangerous.
There are two things a person should never be angry at, what they can help, and what they cannot.
The highest manifestation of strength is to keep ourselves calm and on our own feet.
No one has ever become poor by giving.
Last year I sang for the Queen of England, met the president of the United States, and got an Emmy and a star on The Walk of Fame. And what did I do? I was just being myself.
What do you want meaning for? Life is desire, not meaning.
Some days you're the bug, some days you're the windshield.
Every time I see an adult on a bicycle, I no longer despair for the future of the human race.
Life's pretty good, and why wouldn't it be? I'm a pirate, after all.
Mastery of the emotions is fundamental to a virtuous life.
The way to know life is to love many things.
Any idiot can face a crisis; it's this day-to-day living that wears you out.
The young people think the old people are fools - but the old people know the young people are fools.
Don't let making a living prevent you from making a life.
No snowflake in an avalanche ever feels responsible.
You never know when a moment and afew sincere words can have an impact on a life.
Life is what happens to you while you're busy making other plans.