Life is nothing but a competition to be the criminal rather than the victim.
A man who dares to waste one hour of life has not discovered the value of life
It takes a long time to grow young.
Time is really the only capital that any human being has and the thing that he can least afford to waste or lose
Whether I shall turn out to be the hero of my own life, or whether that station will be held by anybody else, these pages must show.
Every life has a measure of sorrow, and sometimes this is what awakens us.
There are two things a person should never be angry at, what they can help, and what they cannot.
The 'good old times'-all times, when old, are good.
Early in life I had to choose between honest arrogance and hypocritical humility. I chose the former and have seen no reason to change.
In the end, everything is a gag.
Live your life as an Exclamation rather than an Explanation
Life is full of misery, loneliness, and suffering - and it's all over much too soon.
Live your life and forget your age.
The gentleman understands rightousness, the petty man understands interest.
My reading of history convinces me that most bad government results from too much government.
Life swings like a pendulum backward and forward between pain and boredom.
Anyone who lives within their means suffers from a lack of imagination.
The happiest is the person who suffers the least pain; the most miserable who enjoys the least pleasure.
Science is the outcome of being prepared to live without certainty and therefore a mark of maturity. It embraces doubt and loose ends.
Life's a journey, not a destination.
Old age is by nature rather talkative.