Life is made up of marble and mud.
All my life through, the new sights of nature made me rejoice like a child.
You can have it all. Just not all at once.
How can I go forward when I don't know which way I'm facing?
We keep moving forward, opening new doors, and doing new things, because we're curious and curiosity keeps leading us down new paths.
It was my care to make my life illustrious not by words more than by deeds.
By putting forward the hands of the clock you shall not advance the hour.
We are called to be architects of the future, not its victims.
Joy is what happens to us when we allow ourselves to recognize how good things really are.
I restore myself when I'm alone.
The time you enjoy wasting is not wasted time.
As far as we can discern, the sole purpose of human existence is to kindle a light of meaning in the darkness of mere being.
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.
In the end, it's not the years in your life that count. It's the life in your years.
Colors, like features, follow the changes of the emotions.
If you break your neck, if you have nothing to eat, if your house is on fire, then you got a problem. Everything else is inconvenience.
All my life I have tried to pluck a thistle and plant a flower wherever the flower would grow in thought and mind.
Nothing in life is to be feared, it is only to be understood. Now is the time to understand more, so that we may fear less.
One day you will ask me which is more important? My life or yours? I will say mine and you will walk away not knowing that you are my life.
We all learn lessons in life. Some stick, some don't. I have always learned more from rejection and failure than from acceptance and success.
Simplicity is the keynote of all true elegance.