Man is born free and everywhere he is in chains.
Life is an ongoing process of choosing between safety (out of fear and need for defense) and risk (for the sake of progress and growth). Make the growth choice a dozen times a day.
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.
The present is theirs; the future, for which I really worked, is mine.
Simplicity is the keynote of all true elegance.
Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one's courage.
Anyone who lives within their means suffers from a lack of imagination.
Live your life and forget your age.
How can I go forward when I don't know which way I'm facing?
Being ignorant is not so much a shame, as being unwilling to learn.
In three words I can sum up everything I've learned about life: it goes on.
Life swings like a pendulum backward and forward between pain and boredom.
You never know when a moment and afew sincere words can have an impact on a life.
Everything in the world is about sex except sex. Sex is about power.
Should you find yourself in a chronically leaking boat, energy devoted to changing vessels is likely to be more productive than energy devoted to patching leaks.
We cannot live better than in seeking to become better.
As soon as you trust yourself, you will know how to live.
Three things have been difficult to tame: the oceans, fools, and women. We may soon be able to tame the oceans; fools and women will take a little longer.
Pain don't hurt.
Money is better than poverty, if only for financial reasons.
I'd trade all my tomorrows for a single yesterday.