No passion in the world is equal to the passion to alter someone else's draft.
The 'good old times'-all times, when old, are good.
The knowledge of oneself will preserve that person from vanity.
You can have it all. Just not all at once.
I have always regarded myself as the pillar of my life.
But I don't want comfort. I want God, I want poetry, I want real danger, I want freedom, I want goodness. I want sin.
Be thankful that you have a life, and forsake your vain and presumptuous desire for a second one.
Only he who accepts clashes and conflicts in life, loves life.
Every time I see an adult on a bicycle, I no longer despair for the future of the human race.
I've learned that even when I have pains, I don't have to be one.
As far as we can discern, the sole purpose of human existence is to kindle a light of meaning in the darkness of mere being.
I restore myself when I'm alone.
Never throughout history has a man who lived a life of ease left a name worth remembering.
All my life I have tried to pluck a thistle and plant a flower wherever the flower would grow in thought and mind.
Take a chance! All life is a chance. The man who goes farthest is generally the one who is willing to do and dare.
The highest manifestation of strength is to keep ourselves calm and on our own feet.
A photograph is a moral decision taken in one eighth of a second.
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.
The future is the shape of things to come.
Of all the diversions of life, there is none so proper to fill up its empty spaces as the reading of useful and entertaining authors.
First, then, God, being all-just, wishes to do justice; being all-wise, knows what justice is; being all-powerful, can do justice. Why then injustice?