The essence of life is statistical improbability on a colossal scale.
For life in general, there is but one decree: youth is a blunder, manhood a struggle, old age a regret.
During the first period of a man's life the greatest danger is not to take the risk.
The earth is like a spaceship that didn't come with an operating manual.
Crude classifications and false generalizations are the curse of organized life.
We were all at once terribly alone; and alone we must see it through.
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.
Life is like a library owned by the author. In it are a few books which he wrote himself, but most of them were written for him.
Live as if you were living a second time, and as though you had acted wrongly the first time.
The more man meditates upon good thoughts, the better will be his world and the world at large.
Most people are other people. Their thoughts are someone else's opinions, their lives a mimicry, their passions a quotation.
Life is too short for long-term grudges.
There's nowhere you can be that isn't where you're meant to be...
You can have it all. Just not all at once.
Don't part with your illusions. When they are gone you may still exist, but you have ceased to live.
To do a great right do a little wrong.
Diamonds are a girls best friend.
Life is not an exact science, it is an art.
The privilege of a lifetime is to become who you truly are.
A man who dares to waste one hour of time has not discovered the value of life.
I desire to live in peace and to continue the life I have begun under the motto 'to live well you must live unseen'