Wrinkles should merely indicate where the smiles have been.
Courage is a kind of salvation.
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
Three things have been difficult to tame: the oceans, fools, and women. We may soon be able to tame the oceans; fools and women will take a little longer.
Life's a journey, not a destination.
The purpose of art is washing the dust of daily life off our souls.
Almost all our desires, when examined, contain something too shameful to reveal.
Love is like an hourglass, with the heart filling up as the brain empties
Live simply so others may simply live.
Even when you think you have your life all mapped out, things happen that shape your destiny in ways you might never have imagined.
We write to taste life twice, in the moment and in retrospect.
You only live once, but if you do it right, once is enough.
There is one common struggle against those who have appropriated the earth, the money, and the machines.
Nobody realizes that some people expend tremendous energy merely to be normal.
If you have been sunned through and through like an apricot on a wall from your earliest days, you are oversensitive to any withdrawal of heat.
Diamonds are a girls best friend.
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.
Life should be great rather than long.
The young people think the old people are fools - but the old people know the young people are fools.
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.
Every life has a measure of sorrow, and sometimes this is what awakens us.