How wonderful it is that nobody need wait a single moment before starting to improve the world.
One man with a gun can control 100 without one.
There are only two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as though everything is a miracle.
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 time you enjoy wasting is not wasted time.
Anybody can dig a hole and plant a tree. But make sure it survives. You have to nurture it, you have to water it, you have to keep at it until it becomes rooted so it can take care or itself. There are so many enemies of trees.
Sow a thought and you get an act; Sow an act and you get a habit; Sow a habit and you get a character; Sow a character and you get a destiny.
Crude classifications and false generalizations are the curse of organized life.
Everything existing in the universe is the fruit of chance and necessity.
During the first period of a man's life the greatest danger is not to take the risk.
Let the guarantee of free speech be in every man's determination to use it, and we shall have no need of paper declarations.
Until you value yourself, you won't value your time. Until you value your time, you will not do anything with it.
Life does not need to mutilate itself in order to be pure.
The happiest is the person who suffers the least pain; the most miserable who enjoys the least pleasure.
Life is pure adventure, and the sooner we realize that, the quicker we will be able to treat life as art.
The gentleman understands rightousness, the petty man understands interest.
A hospital bed is a parked taxi with the meter running.
Too much of a good thing can be wonderful!
This thing of being a hero, about the main thing to it is to know when to die.
As far as we can discern, the sole purpose of human existence is to kindle a light of meaning in the darkness of mere being.
What goes up must come down.