Be thankful that you have a life, and forsake your vain and presumptuous desire for a second one.
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.
Courage is a kind of salvation.
We keep moving forward, opening new doors, and doing new things, because we're curious and curiosity keeps leading us down new paths.
Live your life as an Exclamation rather than an Explanation
A man who dares to waste one hour of life has not discovered the value of life
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.
One of the saddest things in life, is the things one remembers.
Life is like a library owned by the author. In it are a few books which he wrote himself, but most of them were written for him.
Life has its own hidden forces which you can only discover by living.
People do not like to think. If one thinks, one must reach conclusions. Conclusions are not always pleasant.
We don't see things as they are, we see them as we are.
Life has a certain flavour for those who have fought and risked all that the sheltered and protected can never experience.
Life can be pulled by goals just as surely as it can be pushed by drives.
I'm never going to be disabled. I'm sick of being so healthy.
Each person must live their life as a model for others.
The first forty years of life give us the text; the next thirty supply the commentary on it.
Time is really the only capital that any human being has and the thing that he can least afford to waste or lose
Just as modern motorways have no room for ox-carts or wandering pedestrians, so modern society has little place for lives and ways that are too eccentric.
Luxury is not a necessity to me, but beautiful and good things are.
The true value of a human being is determined primarily by the measure and the sense in which he has attained to liberation from the self.