Life is not measured by the number of breaths we take, but by the moments that take our breath away.
We can allow satellites, planets, suns, universe, nay whole systems of universes, to be governed by laws, but the smallest insect, we wish to be created at once by special act.
Never be bullied into silence. Never allow yourself to be made a victim. Accept no one's definition of your life; define yourself.
The more you live in the present moment, the more the fear of death disappears.
All of us are products of our childhood.
I am not young enough to know everything.
Until you value yourself, you won't value your time. Until you value your time, you will not do anything with it.
In the survival of favoured individuals and races, during the constantly-recurring struggle for existence, we see a powerful and ever-acting form of selection.
It is only because of problems that we grow mentally and spiritually.
Life will not break your heart. It'll crush it.
I generally avoid temptation unless I can't resist it.
The journey of a thousand miles begins with one step.
Life is a tragedy when seen in close-up, but a comedy in long-shot.
Old minds are like old horses; you must exercise them if you wish to keep them in working order.
Our life always expresses the result of our dominant thoughts.
The gratification of wealth is not found in mere possession or in lavish expenditure, but in its wise application.
I have learned to seek my happiness by limiting my desires, rather than in attempting to satisfy them.
I'd trade all my tomorrows for a single yesterday.
The man who has no sense of history, is like a man who has no ears or eyes
If a man neglects education, he walks lame to the end of his life
This thing of being a hero, about the main thing to it is to know when to die.