Life is an ongoing process of choosing between safety (out of fear and need for defense) and risk (for the sake of progress and growth). Make the growth choice a dozen times a day.
Don't own so much clutter that you will be relieved to see your house catch fire.
Landlords, like all other men, love to reap where they never sowed.
Shame is an ornament to the young; a disgrace to the old.
Middle age has been defined as what happens when a person's broad mind and narrow waist change places.
If you have zest and enthusiasm, you attract zest and enthusiasm. Life does give back in kind.
Life can be pulled by goals just as surely as it can be pushed by drives.
Imagination does not become great until human beings, given the courage and the strength, use it to create.
Enjoy when you can, and endure when you must.
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
Rudeness is the weak man's imitation of strength.
One day, in retrospect, the years of struggle will strike you as the most beautiful.
Never be bullied into silence. Never allow yourself to be made a victim. Accept no one's definition of your life; define yourself.
Science is the outcome of being prepared to live without certainty and therefore a mark of maturity. It embraces doubt and loose ends.
Doing nothing is happiness for children and misery for old men.
Life would be tragic if it weren't funny.
We write to taste life twice, in the moment and in retrospect.
History repeats itself, first as tragedy, second as farce.
Everyone seems to have a clear idea of how other people should lead their lives, but none about his or her own.
If a man neglects education, he walks lame to the end of his life
To forgive is not just to be altruistic.