History has shown there are no invincible armies.
The image is one thing and the human being is another...It's very hard to live up to an image, put it that way.
The difficulty we have in accepting responsibility for our behaviour lies in the desire to avoid the pain of the consequences of that behaviour
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.
The highest manifestation of strength is to keep ourselves calm and on our own feet.
Blessed be Providence which has given to each his toy: the doll to the child, the child to the woman, the woman to the man, the man to the devil!
Man is born free and everywhere he is in chains.
In their innocence, very young children know themselves to be light and love. If we will allow them, they can teach us to see ourselves the same way.
Some days you're the bug, some days you're the windshield.
Have you ever noticed that anybody driving slower than you is an idiot, and anyone going faster than you is a maniac?
Doing nothing is happiness for children and misery for old men.
Life's a journey, not a destination.
All my life I have tried to pluck a thistle and plant a flower wherever the flower would grow in thought and mind.
Life is full of misery, loneliness, and suffering - and it's all over much too soon.
This thing of being a hero, about the main thing to it is to know when to die.
When we do the best that we can, we never know what miracle is wrought in our life, or in the life of another.
Be thankful for what you have; you'll end up having more. If you concentrate on what you don't have, you will never, ever have enough
Too much of a good thing can be wonderful!
History is the devil's scripture.
A photograph is a moral decision taken in one eighth of a second.
He who is in love with himself has at least this advantage - he won't encounter many rivals.