This thing of being a hero, about the main thing to it is to know when to die.
Life can be pulled by goals just as surely as it can be pushed by drives.
Life's a journey, not a destination.
Life is pure adventure, and the sooner we realize that, the quicker we will be able to treat life as art.
I have learned to seek my happiness by limiting my desires, rather than in attempting to satisfy them.
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.
Life is full of misery, loneliness, and suffering - and it's all over much too soon.
The highest manifestation of strength is to keep ourselves calm and on our own feet.
Life has a certain flavour for those who have fought and risked all that the sheltered and protected can never experience.
Iím not afraid of death, but Iím in no hurry to die. I have so much I want to do first.
Open your eyes, look within. Are you satisfied with the life you're living?
The man who has no sense of history, is like a man who has no ears or eyes
Blessed be Providence which has given to each his toy: the doll to the child, the child to the woman, the woman to the man, the man to the devil!
Love is like an hourglass, with the heart filling up as the brain empties
I would rather live in a world where my life is surrounded by mystery than live in a world so small that my mind could comprehend it.
History has shown there are no invincible armies.
Simplicity is the keynote of all true elegance.
Not all things are to be discovered; many are better concealed.
People can tell you to keep your mouth shut, but that doesn't stop you from having your own opinion
In order to seek truth, it is necessary once in the course of our life to doubt, as far as possible, of all things.
We cannot live better than in seeking to become better.