Have you ever noticed that anybody driving slower than you is an idiot, and anyone going faster than you is a maniac?
Quick sensitivity is inseperable from a ready understanding.
Money is better than poverty, if only for financial reasons.
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.
To live is to be musical, starting with the blood dancing in your veins. Everything living has a rhythm. Do you feel your music?
It would please me best if, at the last, a marble stone shall record that this Queen having lived such and such a time, lived and died a virgin.
Our life is frittered away by detail. Simplify, simplify.
As far as we can discern, the sole purpose of human existence is to kindle a light of meaning in the darkness of mere being.
Live your life as though your every act were to become a universal law.
No social problem is as universal as the oppression of the child
Do not erase the designs the child makes in the soft wax of his inner life.
Within the child lies the fate of the future.
Wrinkles are engraved smiles.
By putting forward the hands of the clock you shall not advance the hour.
There are two tragedies in life. One is to lose your heart's desire. The other is to gain it.
Imagination does not become great until human beings, given the courage and the strength, use it to create.
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
Be thankful for what you have; you'll end up having more. If you concentrate on what you don't have, you will never, ever have enough
The behavior of a human being in sexual matters is often a prototype for the whole of his other modes of reaction in life.
The great mistake is to anticipate the outcome of the engagement; you ought not to be thinking of whether it ends in victory or defeat. Let nature take its course, and your tools will strike at the right moment.
Life's a journey, not a destination.