Live for yourself and you will live in vain;Live for others, and you will live again.
I generally avoid temptation unless I can't resist it.
Our life is frittered away by detail. Simplify, simplify.
Life is like music, it must be composed by ear, feeling and instinct, not by rule.
Most people treat the present moment as if it were an obstacle that they need to overcome. Since the present moment is life itself, it is an insane way to live.
We make up horrors to help us cope with the real ones.
We all learn lessons in life. Some stick, some don't. I have always learned more from rejection and failure than from acceptance and success.
Life is nothing but a competition to be the criminal rather than the victim.
Do what's right for you, as long as it don't hurt no one
If people do not believe that mathematics is simple, it is only because they do not realize how complicated life is.
Be thankful for what you have; you'll end up having more. If you concentrate on what you don't have, you will never, ever have enough
Our life always expresses the result of our dominant thoughts.
Imagination and fiction make up more than three quarters of our real life.
Is it not enough that 'things are cruel and blind'? Must we also be cruel and blind?
The essence of life is statistical improbability on a colossal scale.
The young people think the old people are fools - but the old people know the young people are fools.
If I get married, I want to be very married.
Simplicity is the keynote of all true elegance.
One day, in retrospect, the years of struggle will strike you as the most beautiful.
Losing your way on a journey is unfortunate. But, losing your reason for the journey is a fate more cruel.
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.