Do not wait for the last judgment. It comes every day.
There are two things a person should never be angry at, what they can help, and what they cannot.
People do not like to think. If one thinks, one must reach conclusions. Conclusions are not always pleasant.
We must all obey the great law of change. It is the most powerful law of nature.
A mother takes twenty years to make a man of her boy, and another woman makes a fool of him in twenty minutes.
He who is in love with himself has at least this advantage - he won't encounter many rivals.
Freedom would be not to choose between black and white but to abjure such prescribed choices.
We all learn lessons in life. Some stick, some don't. I have always learned more from rejection and failure than from acceptance and success.
A tragedy means always a man's struggle with that which is stronger than man.
In every tragedy, an element of comedy is preserved. Comedy is just tragedy reversed.
Death is not the opposite of life, but a part of it.
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
I think it can be shown that the law makes ten criminals where it restrains one.
You only live once, but if you do it right, once is enough.
The knowledge of oneself will preserve that person from vanity.
Speed and efficiency do not always increase the quality of life.
This thing of being a hero, about the main thing to it is to know when to die.
How people treat you is their karma; how you react is yours.
The earth is like a spaceship that didn't come with an operating manual.
I am not young enough to know everything.
As you go through life, you've got to see the valleys as well as the peaks.