Life is full of misery, loneliness, and suffering - and it's all over much too soon.
Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one's courage.
Live simply so others may simply live.
By putting forward the hands of the clock you shall not advance the hour.
We're born alone, we live alone, we die alone. Only through our love and friendship can we create the illusion for the moment that we're not alone.
History repeats itself, first as tragedy, second as farce.
The worldly comforts are not for me. I am like a traveller, who takes rest under a tree in the shade and then goes on his way.
My art and profession is to live.
Every morning we are born again. What we do today is what matters most.
All that is not eternal is eternally out of date.
You have to go on and be crazy. Craziness is like heaven.
If you don't design your own life plan, chances are you'll fall into someone else's plan. And guess what they have planned for you? Not much.
The desire to fly is an idea handed down to us by our ancestors who... looked enviously on the birds soaring freely through space... on the infinite highway of the air
Science is the most reliable guide for civilization, for life, for success in the world. Searching a guide other than the science is meaning carelessness, ignorance and heresy.
Dwell on the beauty of life. Watch the stars, and see yourself running with them
Life is not divided into semesters. You don't get summers off and very few employers are interested in helping you find yourself.
The true value of a human being is determined primarily by the measure and the sense in which he has attained to liberation from the self.
If you've been playing poker for half an hour and you still don't know who the patsy is, you're the patsy.
If you have zest and enthusiasm, you attract zest and enthusiasm. Life does give back in kind.
Life is too short, or too long, for me to allow myself the luxury of living it so badly.
Live your life as though your every act were to become a universal law.