I would rather entertain and hope that people learned something than educate people and hope they were entertained.
Our life is frittered away by detail. Simplify, simplify.
The time you enjoy wasting is not wasted time.
Enjoy when you can, and endure when you must.
Quick sensitivity is inseperable from a ready understanding.
When I let go of what I am, I become what I might be.
If a man neglects education, he walks lame to the end of his life
It was my care to make my life illustrious not by words more than by deeds.
During the first period of a man's life the greatest danger is not to take the risk.
A man's true character comes out when he's drunk.
For life in general, there is but one decree: youth is a blunder, manhood a struggle, old age a regret.
I desire to live in peace and to continue the life I have begun under the motto 'to live well you must live unseen'
In the end, it's not the years in your life that count. It's the life in your years.
To protect our freedoms, it seems we're going to have to relinquish some of our freedoms for a short period of time.
Those who are easily shocked should be shocked more often.
The most important thing to do if you find yourself in a hole is to stop digging.
The pleasure of the moment begins to wither almost as soon as it blossoms; our pleasures are soon swallowed up in time's relentless torrent.
Life is either a daring adventure or nothing. Security is mostly a superstition. It does not exist in nature.
A woman may very well form a friendship with a man, but for this to endure, it must be assisted by a little physical antipathy.
Life is too short for long-term grudges.
One man with a gun can control 100 without one.