Life will not break your heart. It'll crush it.
Never be bullied into silence. Never allow yourself to be made a victim. Accept no one's definition of your life; define yourself.
We can never judge the lives of others, because each person knows only their own pain and renunciation. It's one thing to feel that you are on the right path, but it's another to think that yours is the only path.
Man is born free and everywhere he is in chains.
Have you ever noticed that anybody driving slower than you is an idiot, and anyone going faster than you is a maniac?
Life is a journey, not a destination.
I'd trade all my tomorrows for a single yesterday.
You only live once, but if you do it right, once is enough.
To one extent, if you've seen one city slum, you've seen them all.
There are two tragedies in life. One is to lose your heart's desire. The other is to gain it.
Fortune cannot aid those who do nothing.
Life is the dancer and you are the dance.
There is one common struggle against those who have appropriated the earth, the money, and the machines.
To do a great right do a little wrong.
If you don't design your own life plan, chances are you'll fall into someone else's plan. And guess what they have planned for you? Not much.
Love is like an hourglass, with the heart filling up as the brain empties
Any idiot can face a crisis; it's this day-to-day living that wears you out.
One man with a gun can control 100 without one.
I'm never going to be disabled. I'm sick of being so healthy.
There is also this benefit in brag: that the speaker is unconsciously expressing his own ideal. Humor him by all means, draw it all out, and hold him to it.
Eventually all things fall into place. Until then, laugh at the confusion, live for the moments, and know everything happens for a reason.