Sometimes - history needs a push.
Behind every beautiful thing, there's some kind of pain.
A tragedy means always a man's struggle with that which is stronger than man.
Insanity in individuals is rare - but in groups, parties, nations, and epochs, it is the rule.
Life is nothing but a competition to be the criminal rather than the victim.
To forgive is not just to be altruistic.
Don't cry for a man who's left you - the next one may fall for your smile.
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.
To live is the rarest thing in the world. Most people exist, that is all.
Every morning we are born again. What we do today is what matters most.
I can't wait to figure out what is wrong with me, so I can say this is the way that I used to be.
Time is the best killer.
The more sand that has escaped from the hourglass of our life, the clearer we should see through it.
Science is the outcome of being prepared to live without certainty and therefore a mark of maturity. It embraces doubt and loose ends.
A beautiful thing never gives so much pain as does failing to hear and see it.
People can tell you to keep your mouth shut, but that doesn't stop you from having your own opinion
I don't need you to remind me of my age. I have a bladder to do that for me.
Life is the dancer and you are the dance.
Open your arms to change, but don't let go of your values.
Simplicity is the keynote of all true elegance.
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.