The young people think the old people are fools - but the old people know the young people are fools.
People do not like to think. If one thinks, one must reach conclusions. Conclusions are not always pleasant.
In the long history of humankind (and animal kind, too) those who learned to collaborate and improvise most effectively have prevailed
Exceptional claims demand exceptional evidence.
We are called to be architects of the future, not its victims.
The journey of a thousand miles begins with one step.
The more you live in the present moment, the more the fear of death disappears.
The image is one thing and the human being is another...It's very hard to live up to an image, put it that way.
The object of life is not to be on the side of the majority, but to escape finding oneself in the ranks of the insane.
Love is like an hourglass, with the heart filling up as the brain empties
Life can only be understood backwards; but it must be lived forwards.
Life does not need to mutilate itself in order to be pure.
Your pain is the breaking of the shell that encloses your understanding... And could you keep your heart in wonder at the daily miracles of your life, your pain would not seem less wondrous than your joy
Every day brings a chance to live free of regret and with as much joy, fun, and laughter as you can stand.
History repeats itself, first as tragedy, second as farce.
Life is tough, but it's tougher when you're stupid.
To live is the rarest thing in the world. Most people exist, that is all.
The essence of life is statistical improbability on a colossal scale.
Each life makes its own immitation of immortality.
Doubt must be no more than vigilance, otherwise it can become dangerous.
When life hands you a lemon, say, 'Oh yeah, I like lemons! What else ya got?