The love of life is necessary to the vigorous prosecution of any undertaking.
In order to seek truth, it is necessary once in the course of our life to doubt, as far as possible, of all things.
Should you find yourself in a chronically leaking boat, energy devoted to changing vessels is likely to be more productive than energy devoted to patching leaks.
Mastery of the emotions is fundamental to a virtuous life.
No passion in the world is equal to the passion to alter someone else's draft.
Sometimes you have to be apart from people you love, but that doesn't make you love them any less. Sometimes you love them more.
A life spent making mistakes is not only more honorable, but more useful than a life spent doing nothing.
Until you make the unconscious conscious, it will direct your life and you will call it fate.
Quick sensitivity is inseperable from a ready understanding.
Don't go around saying the world owes you a living. The world owes you nothing. It was here first.
Style is knowing who you are, what you want to say, and not giving a damn
A mother takes twenty years to make a man of her boy, and another woman makes a fool of him in twenty minutes.
Never be bullied into silence. Never allow yourself to be made a victim. Accept no one's definition of your life; define yourself.
I would rather entertain and hope that people learned something than educate people and hope they were entertained.
Doing nothing is happiness for children and misery for old men.
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
Until you value yourself, you won't value your time. Until you value your time, you will not do anything with it.
It is only because of problems that we grow mentally and spiritually.
I can't help thinking that there are only one or two ways of being brought into this world, but there are so many fucked-up ways of leaving it.
Fortune cannot aid those who do nothing.
Be thankful that you have a life, and forsake your vain and presumptuous desire for a second one.