Don't cry for a man who's left you - the next one may fall for your smile.
What would life be if we had no courage to attempt anything?
There are two tragedies in life. One is to lose your heart's desire. The other is to gain it.
History is a set of lies agreed upon.
Without a measureless and perpetual uncertainty, the drama of human life would be destroyed.
Dwell on the beauty of life. Watch the stars, and see yourself running with them
I like nonsense, it wakes up the brain cells. Fantasy is a necessary ingredient in living.
It is not the strongest of the species that survives, nor the most intelligent that survives. It is the one that is the most adaptable to change.
Let the guarantee of free speech be in every man's determination to use it, and we shall have no need of paper declarations.
Don't be too timid and squeamish about your actions. All life is an experiment. The more experiments you make the better.
Sometimes - history needs a push.
Life's pretty good, and why wouldn't it be? I'm a pirate, after all.
Life swings like a pendulum backward and forward between pain and boredom.
The essence of life is statistical improbability on a colossal scale.
Being a hero is about the shortest-lived profession on earth.
During the first period of a man's life the greatest danger is not to take the risk.
Certain signs precede certain events.
Speed and efficiency do not always increase the quality of life.
Mastery of the emotions is fundamental to a virtuous life.
Noble life demands a noble architecture for noble uses of noble men. Lack of culture means what it has always meant: ignoble civilization and therefore imminent downfall.
Wrinkles should merely indicate where the smiles have been.