A wise girl kisses but doesn't love, listens but doesn't believe, and leaves before she is left.
Old minds are like old horses; you must exercise them if you wish to keep them in working order.
Life is a tragedy when seen in close-up, but a comedy in long-shot.
It is not the strongest of the species that survives, nor the most intelligent that survives. It is the one that is the most adaptable to change.
Joy is what happens to us when we allow ourselves to recognize how good things really are.
It's often just enough to be with someone. I don't need to touch them. Not even talk. A feeling passes between you both. You're not alone.
Insanity in individuals is rare - but in groups, parties, nations, and epochs, it is the rule.
Life is like playing a violin solo in public and learning the instrument as one goes on.
Some days you're the bug, some days you're the windshield.
Death is not the opposite of life, but a part of it.
Certain signs precede certain events.
We live in a society exquisitely dependent on science and technology, in which hardly anyone knows anything about science and technology.
Open your arms to change, but don't let go of your values.
The more man meditates upon good thoughts, the better will be his world and the world at large.
Every life has a measure of sorrow, and sometimes this is what awakens us.
He had the look of one who had drunk the cup of life and found a dead beetle at the bottom.
Live your life and forget your age.
Don't own so much clutter that you will be relieved to see your house catch fire.
If people do not believe that mathematics is simple, it is only because they do not realize how complicated life is.
Open your eyes, look within. Are you satisfied with the life you're living?
Today, more than ever before, life must be characterized by a sense of Universal responsibility, not only nation to nation and human to human, but also human to other forms of life.