Crude classifications and false generalizations are the curse of organized life.
Live as if you were living a second time, and as though you had acted wrongly the first time.
We think too much and feel too little.
Life is pure adventure, and the sooner we realize that, the quicker we will be able to treat life as art.
To one extent, if you've seen one city slum, you've seen them all.
You have to go on and be crazy. Craziness is like heaven.
Life's pretty good, and why wouldn't it be? I'm a pirate, after all.
Quick sensitivity is inseperable from a ready understanding.
A tragedy means always a man's struggle with that which is stronger than man.
To live is to choose. But to choose well, you must know who you are and what you stand for, where you want to go and why you want to get there.
The doctor of the future will give no medicine, but will interest her or his patients in the care of the human frame, in a proper diet, and in the cause and prevention of disease.
Insanity in individuals is rare - but in groups, parties, nations, and epochs, it is the rule.
Until you value yourself, you won't value your time. Until you value your time, you will not do anything with it.
If you want to keep your memories, you first have to live them.
Don't own so much clutter that you will be relieved to see your house catch fire.
Work harder on yourself than you do on your job.
Life did not intend to make us perfect. Whoever is perfect belongs in a museum.
This thing of being a hero, about the main thing to it is to know when to die.
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
Our life always expresses the result of our dominant thoughts.
Life would be tragic if it weren't funny.