I have always regarded myself as the pillar of my life.
Behind every beautiful thing, there's some kind of pain.
We don't see things as they are, we see them as we are.
You can find the entire cosmos lurking in its least remarkable objects.
Nothing in life is more remarkable than the unnecessary anxiety which we endure, and generally create ourselves.
Each life makes its own immitation of immortality.
In the depth of winter, I finally learned that within me there lay an invincible summer.
All my life I have tried to pluck a thistle and plant a flower wherever the flower would grow in thought and mind.
I did then what I knew how to do. Now that I know better, I do better.
History is a set of lies agreed upon.
Wrinkles should merely indicate where the smiles have been.
Life is not an exact science, it is an art.
The more you live in the present moment, the more the fear of death disappears.
The gratification of wealth is not found in mere possession or in lavish expenditure, but in its wise application.
I used to live in a room full of mirrors; all I could see was me. I take my spirit and I crash my mirrors, now the whole world is here for me to see.
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.
Doing nothing is happiness for children and misery for old men.
Live your life and forget your age.
Between two evils, I always pick the one I never tried before.
When I let go of what I am, I become what I might be.
If people do not believe that mathematics is simple, it is only because they do not realize how complicated life is.