Within the child lies the fate of the future.
If people do not believe that mathematics is simple, it is only because they do not realize how complicated life is.
The natural world is the greatest source of excitement. The greatest source of visual beauty. It is the greatest source of so much in life that makes life worth living.
Live your life and forget your age.
A life spent making mistakes is not only more honorable, but more useful than a life spent doing nothing.
I never think of the future - it comes soon enough.
There are only two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as though everything is a miracle.
Life is nothing but a competition to be the criminal rather than the victim.
We must be willing to fail and to appreciate the truth that often 'Life is not a problem to be solved, but a mystery to be lived.'
Amnesty is as good for those who give it as for those who receive it. It has the admirable quality of bestowing mercy on both sides.
Is it progress if a cannibal uses a fork?
You can give in to the failure messages and be a bitter deadbeat of excuses. Or you can choose to be happy and positive and excited about life.
Have you ever noticed that anybody driving slower than you is an idiot, and anyone going faster than you is a maniac?
Life has a certain flavour for those who have fought and risked all that the sheltered and protected can never experience.
Each man should frame life so that at some future hour fact and his dreaming meet.
The more you live in the present moment, the more the fear of death disappears.
Being ignorant is not so much a shame, as being unwilling to learn.
All of us are products of our childhood.
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.
Those who want to live, let them fight, and those who do not want to fight in this world of eternal struggle do not deserve to live.
Old age, especially an honoured old age, has so great authority, that this is of more value than all the pleasures of youth.