A lie told often enough becomes the truth.
The things that come to those that wait may be the things left by those that got there first.
The gratification of wealth is not found in mere possession or in lavish expenditure, but in its wise application.
In the end, everything is a gag.
The first forty years of life give us the text; the next thirty supply the commentary on it.
I would rather entertain and hope that people learned something than educate people and hope they were entertained.
I have learned to seek my happiness by limiting my desires, rather than in attempting to satisfy them.
Don't be too timid and squeamish about your actions. All life is an experiment. The more experiments you make the better.
If man limits himself to a satisfied animal existence, and asks from life only what such an existence can give, the higher values of life at once disappear.
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.
love the life you live.live the life you love.
A photograph is a moral decision taken in one eighth of a second.
Someone's sitting in the shade today because someone planted a tree a long time ago.
Each life makes its own immitation of immortality.
There are two tragedies in life. One is to lose your heart's desire. The other is to gain it.
Until you make the unconscious conscious, it will direct your life and you will call it fate.
Rudeness is the weak man's imitation of strength.
History is a set of lies agreed upon.
My reading of history convinces me that most bad government results from too much government.
We live in a society exquisitely dependent on science and technology, in which hardly anyone knows anything about science and technology.
Anyone who knows anything of history knows that great social changes are impossible without feminine upheaval. Social progress can be measured exactly by the social position of the fair sex, the ugly ones included