Life is too short, or too long, for me to allow myself the luxury of living it so badly.
I believe that the very purpose of our life is to seek happiness. That is clear. Whether one believes in religion or not, whether one believes in this religion or that religion, we all are seeking something better in life. So, I think, the very motion of our life is towards happiness
Being a hero is about the shortest-lived profession on earth.
Being ignorant is not so much a shame, as being unwilling to learn.
Shame is an ornament to the young; a disgrace to the old.
Joy is what happens to us when we allow ourselves to recognize how good things really are.
The great mistake is to anticipate the outcome of the engagement; you ought not to be thinking of whether it ends in victory or defeat. Let nature take its course, and your tools will strike at the right moment.
There's place and means for every man alive.
I really had a lot of dreams when I was a kid, and I think a great deal of that grew out of the fact that I had a chance to read a lot.
When all life is seen as divine, everyone grows wings.
The essence of life is statistical improbability on a colossal scale.
Live your life as though your every act were to become a universal law.
Iím not afraid of death, but Iím in no hurry to die. I have so much I want to do first.
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.
Of all the diversions of life, there is none so proper to fill up its empty spaces as the reading of useful and entertaining authors.
I always like walking in the rain, so no one can see me crying.
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.
If we are not free, no one will respect us.
Each life makes its own immitation of immortality.
It is only because of problems that we grow mentally and spiritually.
The gratification of wealth is not found in mere possession or in lavish expenditure, but in its wise application.