The highest manifestation of strength is to keep ourselves calm and on our own feet.
Don't go around saying the world owes you a living. The world owes you nothing. It was here first.
In three words I can sum up everything I've learned about life: it goes on.
Life is a tragedy when seen in close-up, but a comedy in long-shot.
The secret of life is honesty and fair dealing. If you can fake that, you've got it made.
That's the trouble with the world. We all despise ourselves.
Open your arms to change, but don't let go of your values.
Do not erase the designs the child makes in the soft wax of his inner life.
All good things which exist are the fruits of originality.
In the long history of humankind (and animal kind, too) those who learned to collaborate and improvise most effectively have prevailed
To be able to look back upon ones life in satisfaction, is to live twice.
A life spent making mistakes is not only more honorable, but more useful than a life spent doing nothing.
He had the look of one who had drunk the cup of life and found a dead beetle at the bottom.
A beautiful thing never gives so much pain as does failing to hear and see it.
Living is Easy with Eyes Closed.
No social problem is as universal as the oppression of the child
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.
Doubt must be no more than vigilance, otherwise it can become dangerous.
No passion in the world is equal to the passion to alter someone else's draft.
We can allow satellites, planets, suns, universe, nay whole systems of universes, to be governed by laws, but the smallest insect, we wish to be created at once by special act.
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?