Life is tough, but it's tougher when you're stupid.
The way to know life is to love many things.
When someone leaves, it's because someone else is about to arrive.
I generally avoid temptation unless I can't resist it.
One day, in retrospect, the years of struggle will strike you as the most beautiful.
Old minds are like old horses; you must exercise them if you wish to keep them in working order.
Your belief in God is merely an escape from your monotonous, stupid and cruel 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.
Imagination does not become great until human beings, given the courage and the strength, use it to create.
Imagination and fiction make up more than three quarters of our real life.
Courage is a kind of salvation.
The earth is like a spaceship that didn't come with an operating manual.
Just as modern motorways have no room for ox-carts or wandering pedestrians, so modern society has little place for lives and ways that are too eccentric.
All sport ... is one of the few activities where young people can proceed along traditional avenues, where objectives are clear, where the desire to win is not only permissible, but encouraged.
The most important thing to do if you find yourself in a hole is to stop digging.
The only creatures that are evolved enough to convey pure love are dogs and infants.
All my life I used to wonder what I would become when I grew up. Then, about seven years ago, I realized that I was never going to grow up - that growing is an ever ongoing process.
Live for yourself and you will live in vain;Live for others, and you will live again.
Anyone who knows anything of history knows that great social changes are impossible without feminine upheaval. Social progress can be measured exactly by the social position of the fair sex, the ugly ones included
There are only two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as though everything is a miracle.
Life is made up of marble and mud.