Fortune cannot aid those who do nothing.
I like nonsense, it wakes up the brain cells. Fantasy is a necessary ingredient in living.
All that happens means something; nothing you do is ever insignificant.
Stop acting as if life is a rehearsal. Live this day as if it were your last. The past is over and gone. The future is not guaranteed.
Boys will be boys. And even that wouldn't matter if only we could prevent girls from being girls.
Life is too short, or too long, for me to allow myself the luxury of living it so badly.
We can allow satellites, planets, suns, universe, nay whole systems of universes, to be governed by laws, but the smallest insect, we wish to be created at once by special act.
Yesterday is dead, tomorrow hasn't arrived yet. I have just one day, and I'm going to be happy in it.
Old minds are like old horses; you must exercise them if you wish to keep them in working order.
Don't let making a living prevent you from making a life.
The future is the shape of things to come.
The universe we observe has precisely the properties we should expect if there is, at bottom, no design, no purpose, no evil, no good, nothing but blind, pitiless indifference
Life's a journey, not a destination.
Our life always expresses the result of our dominant thoughts.
Without a measureless and perpetual uncertainty, the drama of human life would be destroyed.
By putting forward the hands of the clock you shall not advance the hour.
Close by the Rights of Man, at the least set beside them, are the Rights of the Spirit.
Whether I shall turn out to be the hero of my own life, or whether that station will be held by anybody else, these pages must show.
Between two evils, I always pick the one I never tried before.
It's often just enough to be with someone. I don't need to touch them. Not even talk. A feeling passes between you both. You're not alone.
To protect our freedoms, it seems we're going to have to relinquish some of our freedoms for a short period of time.