Life is a succession of lessons which must be lived to be understood.
I'm not sure I'm adult yet.
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.
No one has ever become poor by giving.
We make up horrors to help us cope with the real ones.
Mastery of the emotions is fundamental to a virtuous life.
During the first period of a man's life the greatest danger is not to take the risk.
Concision in style, precision in thought, decision in life.
Life has got to be lived-that's all that there is to it.
We're born alone, we live alone, we die alone. Only through our love and friendship can we create the illusion for the moment that we're not alone.
Too much of a good thing can be wonderful!
Have you ever noticed that anybody driving slower than you is an idiot, and anyone going faster than you is a maniac?
The universe we observe has precisely the properties we should expect if there is, at bottom, no design, no purpose, no evil, no good, nothing but blind, pitiless indifference
Life can only be understood backwards; but it must be lived forwards.
Certain signs precede certain events.
There is no worse bitterness than to reach the end of your life and realized you have not lived.
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.'
The secret of life is honesty and fair dealing. If you can fake that, you've got it made.
A wise girl kisses but doesn't love, listens but doesn't believe, and leaves before she is left.
Begin to see yourself as a soul with a body rather than a body with a soul.
We were all at once terribly alone; and alone we must see it through.