The man who has no sense of history, is like a man who has no ears or eyes
In every tragedy, an element of comedy is preserved. Comedy is just tragedy reversed.
Losing your way on a journey is unfortunate. But, losing your reason for the journey is a fate more cruel.
Yesterday is dead, tomorrow hasn't arrived yet. I have just one day, and I'm going to be happy in it.
Symbols are the imaginative signposts of life.
When life hands you a lemon, say, 'Oh yeah, I like lemons! What else ya got?
It is not the length of life, but the depth.
To live is to choose. But to choose well, you must know who you are and what you stand for, where you want to go and why you want to get there.
History repeats itself, first as tragedy, second as farce.
When someone leaves, it's because someone else is about to arrive.
When all life is seen as divine, everyone grows wings.
The behavior of a human being in sexual matters is often a prototype for the whole of his other modes of reaction in life.
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.
Even truth needs to be clad in new garments if it is to appeal to a new age.
If one's different, one's bound to be lonely.
Close by the Rights of Man, at the least set beside them, are the Rights of the Spirit.
We live in a society exquisitely dependent on science and technology, in which hardly anyone knows anything about science and technology.
When we do the best that we can, we never know what miracle is wrought in our life, or in the life of another.
A photograph is a moral decision taken in one eighth of a second.
Science is the most reliable guide for civilization, for life, for success in the world. Searching a guide other than the science is meaning carelessness, ignorance and heresy.
I am an American; free born and free bred, where I acknowledge no man as my superior, except for his own worth, or as my inferior, except for his own demerit.