All that is not eternal is eternally out of date.
Im not in this world to live up to your expectations and youre not in this world to live up to mine.
The journey of a thousand miles begins with one step.
To cherish what remains of the Earth and to foster its renewal is our only legitimate hope of survival.
The young people think the old people are fools - but the old people know the young people are fools.
Today, more than ever before, life must be characterized by a sense of Universal responsibility, not only nation to nation and human to human, but also human to other forms of life.
Nobody realizes that some people expend tremendous energy merely to be normal.
Certain signs precede certain events.
Yesterday is dead, tomorrow hasn't arrived yet. I have just one day, and I'm going to be happy in it.
I have always regarded myself as the pillar of my life.
No passion in the world is equal to the passion to alter someone else's draft.
This terrifying world is not devoid of charms, of the mornings that make waking up worthwhile.
Life has got to be lived-that's all that there is to it.
Don't go around saying the world owes you a living. The world owes you nothing. It was here first.
Consistency is contrary to nature, contrary to life. The only completely consistent people are the dead.
Life has a certain flavour for those who have fought and risked all that the sheltered and protected can never experience.
I always like to look on the optimistic side of life, but I am realistic enough to know that life is a complex matter.
Sometimes - history needs a push.
Nothing exists except atoms and empty space; everything else is opinion.
Being ignorant is not so much a shame, as being unwilling to learn.
I was born with an enormous need for affection, and a terrible need to give it.