There is also this benefit in brag: that the speaker is unconsciously expressing his own ideal. Humor him by all means, draw it all out, and hold him to it.
A hospital bed is a parked taxi with the meter running.
I want to feel my life while I'm in it.
During the first period of a man's life the greatest danger is not to take the risk.
The future starts today, not tomorrow.
And the day came when the risk to remain tight in a bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom.
Let the guarantee of free speech be in every man's determination to use it, and we shall have no need of paper declarations.
As you go through life, you've got to see the valleys as well as the peaks.
Almost all our desires, when examined, contain something too shameful to reveal.
The young people think the old people are fools - but the old people know the young people are fools.
I think it's much more interesting to live not knowing than to have answers which might be wrong.
The gratification of wealth is not found in mere possession or in lavish expenditure, but in its wise application.
People do not like to think. If one thinks, one must reach conclusions. Conclusions are not always pleasant.
Time is really the only capital that any human being has and the thing that he can least afford to waste or lose
Work harder on yourself than you do on your job.
That's the trouble with the world. We all despise ourselves.
Live your life as though your every act were to become a universal law.
The worldly comforts are not for me. I am like a traveller, who takes rest under a tree in the shade and then goes on his way.
I'm not sure I'm adult yet.
Life is a difficult game. You can win it only by retaining your birthright to be a person.
Im not in this world to live up to your expectations and youre not in this world to live up to mine.