Iím not afraid of death, but Iím in no hurry to die. I have so much I want to do first.
There is nothing enlightened about shrinking so that other people won't feel insecure around you. We are all meant to shine, as children do.
Science is the outcome of being prepared to live without certainty and therefore a mark of maturity. It embraces doubt and loose ends.
Don't part with your illusions. When they are gone you may still exist, but you have ceased to live.
Hard work, disciplined habits, modesty in living, contentment and cheerfulness.
During your life, never stop dreaming. No one can take away your dreams
If you have been sunned through and through like an apricot on a wall from your earliest days, you are oversensitive to any withdrawal of heat.
In the long history of humankind (and animal kind, too) those who learned to collaborate and improvise most effectively have prevailed
The first forty years of life give us the text; the next thirty supply the commentary on it.
The secret of life is honesty and fair dealing. If you can fake that, you've got it made.
I don't know who invented high heels, but all women owe him a lot!
People can tell you to keep your mouth shut, but that doesn't stop you from having your own opinion
You have to go on and be crazy. Craziness is like heaven.
Let silence take you to the core of life.
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.
The future is the shape of things to come.
For life in general, there is but one decree: youth is a blunder, manhood a struggle, old age a regret.
I don't need you to remind me of my age. I have a bladder to do that for me.
How wonderful it is that nobody need wait a single moment before starting to improve the world.
Most people are other people. Their thoughts are someone else's opinions, their lives a mimicry, their passions a quotation.
Do not erase the designs the child makes in the soft wax of his inner life.