Not all things are to be discovered; many are better concealed.
There are two things a person should never be angry at, what they can help, and what they cannot.
If you break your neck, if you have nothing to eat, if your house is on fire, then you got a problem. Everything else is inconvenience.
To cherish what remains of the Earth and to foster its renewal is our only legitimate hope of survival.
Fortune cannot aid those who do nothing.
Open your arms to change, but don't let go of your values.
I don't need you to remind me of my age. I have a bladder to do that for me.
Live your life and forget your age.
Everything passes. Nobody gets anything for keeps. And that's how we've got to live.
Life swings like a pendulum backward and forward between pain and boredom.
If you've been playing poker for half an hour and you still don't know who the patsy is, you're the patsy.
The story of life is quicker than the wink of an eye, the story of love is hello and goodbye...until we meet again
Life has got to be lived-that's all that there is to it.
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.
Of all the diversions of life, there is none so proper to fill up its empty spaces as the reading of useful and entertaining authors.
In three words I can sum up everything I've learned about life: it goes on.
I was born with an enormous need for affection, and a terrible need to give it.
The rich will do anything for the poor but get off their backs.
I generally avoid temptation unless I can't resist it.
Nature is not human-hearted.
Blessed be Providence which has given to each his toy: the doll to the child, the child to the woman, the woman to the man, the man to the devil!