All sport ... is one of the few activities where young people can proceed along traditional avenues, where objectives are clear, where the desire to win is not only permissible, but encouraged.
The doctor of the future will give no medicine, but will interest her or his patients in the care of the human frame, in a proper diet, and in the cause and prevention of disease.
Life is a disease, brother, and death begins already at birth. Every breath, every heartbeat, is a moment of dying - a little shove toward the end.
To be interested in the changing seasons is . . . a happier state of mind than to be hopelessly in love with spring.
Life did not intend to make us perfect. Whoever is perfect belongs in a museum.
Being ignorant is not so much a shame, as being unwilling to learn.
Until you value yourself, you won't value your time. Until you value your time, you will not do anything with it.
Life is like a library owned by the author. In it are a few books which he wrote himself, but most of them were written for him.
The man who has no sense of history, is like a man who has no ears or eyes
Have you ever noticed that anybody driving slower than you is an idiot, and anyone going faster than you is a maniac?
Those who are easily shocked should be shocked more often.
Unsatisfied desire is in itself more desirable than any other satisfaction.
Life is not a problem to be solved, but a reality to be experienced.
I am an American; free born and free bred, where I acknowledge no man as my superior, except for his own worth, or as my inferior, except for his own demerit.
Life is a succession of lessons which must be lived to be understood.
Life is tough, but it's tougher when you're stupid.
This thing of being a hero, about the main thing to it is to know when to die.
What is that you express in your eyes? It seems to me more than all the words I have read in my life.
The privilege of a lifetime is to become who you truly are.
Until you make the unconscious conscious, it will direct your life and you will call it fate.
One doesn't recognize the really important moments in one's life until it's too late.