To protect our freedoms, it seems we're going to have to relinquish some of our freedoms for a short period of time.
Love is like an hourglass, with the heart filling up as the brain empties
I believe that the very purpose of our life is to seek happiness. That is clear. Whether one believes in religion or not, whether one believes in this religion or that religion, we all are seeking something better in life. So, I think, the very motion of our life is towards happiness
Life is a disease, brother, and death begins already at birth. Every breath, every heartbeat, is a moment of dying - a little shove toward the end.
Life is full of misery, loneliness, and suffering - and it's all over much too soon.
A mother takes twenty years to make a man of her boy, and another woman makes a fool of him in twenty minutes.
Have you ever noticed that anybody driving slower than you is an idiot, and anyone going faster than you is a maniac?
Breathe. Let go. And remind yourself that this very moment is the only one you know you have for sure.
Stop acting as if life is a rehearsal. Live this day as if it were your last. The past is over and gone. The future is not guaranteed.
I did then what I knew how to do. Now that I know better, I do better.
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.
Old minds are like old horses; you must exercise them if you wish to keep them in working order.
We must be willing to fail and to appreciate the truth that often 'Life is not a problem to be solved, but a mystery to be lived.'
One man with a gun can control 100 without one.
The gratification of wealth is not found in mere possession or in lavish expenditure, but in its wise application.
You can't live your life for other people. You've got to do what's right for you, even if it hurts some people you love.
Take care of your body. It's the only place you have to live.
History is the devil's scripture.
Nothing in life is to be feared, it is only to be understood. Now is the time to understand more, so that we may fear less.
A woman may very well form a friendship with a man, but for this to endure, it must be assisted by a little physical antipathy.
Life is a tragedy when seen in close-up, but a comedy in long-shot.