Life is tough, but it's tougher when you're stupid.
Every time I see an adult on a bicycle, I no longer despair for the future of the human race.
Live simply so others may simply live.
We all owe death a life.
The nicest thing for me is sleep, then at least I can dream.
I have no idea what's awaiting me, or what will happen when this all ends. For the moment I know this: there are sick people and they need curing.
This terrifying world is not devoid of charms, of the mornings that make waking up worthwhile.
I don't need you to remind me of my age. I have a bladder to do that for me.
Don't part with your illusions. When they are gone you may still exist, but you have ceased to live.
Money is better than poverty, if only for financial reasons.
If people do not believe that mathematics is simple, it is only because they do not realize how complicated life is.
A photograph is a moral decision taken in one eighth of a second.
Fortune cannot aid those who do nothing.
Diamonds are a girls best friend.
Imagination does not become great until human beings, given the courage and the strength, use it to create.
Old age, especially an honoured old age, has so great authority, that this is of more value than all the pleasures of youth.
There is nothing enlightened about shrinking so that other people won't feel insecure around you. We are all meant to shine, as children do.
You can't live your life for other people. You've got to do what's right for you, even if it hurts some people you love.
It is easier to influence strong than weak characters in life.
Life is an ongoing process of choosing between safety (out of fear and need for defense) and risk (for the sake of progress and growth). Make the growth choice a dozen times a day.
It was my care to make my life illustrious not by words more than by deeds.