He who has a why to live can bear with almost any how.
Unsatisfied desire is in itself more desirable than any other satisfaction.
The past is the best prophet of the future.
Safeguarding the rights of others is the most noble and beautiful end of a human being.
The way to know life is to love many things.
We were all at once terribly alone; and alone we must see it through.
It is easier to influence strong than weak characters in life.
Should you find yourself in a chronically leaking boat, energy devoted to changing vessels is likely to be more productive than energy devoted to patching leaks.
In the long history of humankind (and animal kind, too) those who learned to collaborate and improvise most effectively have prevailed
The essence of life is statistical improbability on a colossal scale.
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.
We make up horrors to help us cope with the real ones.
I'm never going to be disabled. I'm sick of being so healthy.
Life is too short for long-term grudges.
The nicest thing for me is sleep, then at least I can dream.
We fear our highest possibility (as well as our lowest one). We are generally afraid to become that which we can glimpse in our most perfect moments.
All that happens means something; nothing you do is ever insignificant.
We are called to be architects of the future, not its victims.
It would please me best if, at the last, a marble stone shall record that this Queen having lived such and such a time, lived and died a virgin.
Don't own so much clutter that you will be relieved to see your house catch fire.
Everything existing in the universe is the fruit of chance and necessity.