The desire to fly is an idea handed down to us by our ancestors who... looked enviously on the birds soaring freely through space... on the infinite highway of the air
Never throughout history has a man who lived a life of ease left a name worth remembering.
If people do not believe that mathematics is simple, it is only because they do not realize how complicated life is.
The future is the shape of things to come.
Don't go around saying the world owes you a living. The world owes you nothing. It was here first.
Life has got to be lived-that's all that there is to it.
The things that come to those that wait may be the things left by those that got there first.
We can allow satellites, planets, suns, universe, nay whole systems of universes, to be governed by laws, but the smallest insect, we wish to be created at once by special act.
I can't help thinking that there are only one or two ways of being brought into this world, but there are so many fucked-up ways of leaving it.
Time is really the only capital that any human being has and the thing that he can least afford to waste or lose
Begin to see yourself as a soul with a body rather than a body with a soul.
Colors, like features, follow the changes of the emotions.
No snowflake in an avalanche ever feels responsible.
This terrifying world is not devoid of charms, of the mornings that make waking up worthwhile.
The worldly comforts are not for me. I am like a traveller, who takes rest under a tree in the shade and then goes on his way.
Sow a thought and you get an act; Sow an act and you get a habit; Sow a habit and you get a character; Sow a character and you get a destiny.
Between two evils, I always pick the one I never tried before.
You never know when a moment and afew sincere words can have an impact on a life.
You can't live your life for other people. You've got to do what's right for you, even if it hurts some people you love.
To be a princess is to play at life. To be a queen is to be a serious player...The purpose of life as a woman is to ascend to the throne and rule with heart.
Life is not divided into semesters. You don't get summers off and very few employers are interested in helping you find yourself.