Early in life I had to choose between honest arrogance and hypocritical humility. I chose the former and have seen no reason to change.
Stop acting as if life is a rehearsal. Live this day as if it were your last. The past is over and gone. The future is not guaranteed.
History is a set of lies agreed upon.
It is not the strongest of the species that survives, nor the most intelligent that survives. It is the one that is the most adaptable to change.
Be thankful for what you have; you'll end up having more. If you concentrate on what you don't have, you will never, ever have enough
Life is too short for long-term grudges.
Even when you think you have your life all mapped out, things happen that shape your destiny in ways you might never have imagined.
Live your life and forget your age.
How people treat you is their karma; how you react is yours.
Life should be great rather than long.
I am not young enough to know everything.
Joy is what happens to us when we allow ourselves to recognize how good things really are.
A tragedy means always a man's struggle with that which is stronger than man.
Life is not a problem to be solved, but a reality to be experienced.
Life is the dancer and you are the dance.
Life has a certain flavour for those who have fought and risked all that the sheltered and protected can never experience.
And the day came when the risk to remain tight in a bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom.
History has shown there are no invincible armies.
The rich will do anything for the poor but get off their backs.
History is the devil's scripture.
The highest manifestation of strength is to keep ourselves calm and on our own feet.