The more sand that has escaped from the hourglass of our life, the clearer we should see through it.
A tragedy means always a man's struggle with that which is stronger than man.
Unsatisfied desire is in itself more desirable than any other satisfaction.
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.
All that is not eternal is eternally out of date.
The essence of life is statistical improbability on a colossal scale.
I am an American; free born and free bred, where I acknowledge no man as my superior, except for his own worth, or as my inferior, except for his own demerit.
All sport ... is one of the few activities where young people can proceed along traditional avenues, where objectives are clear, where the desire to win is not only permissible, but encouraged.
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.
Everything existing in the universe is the fruit of chance and necessity.
Don't let making a living prevent you from making a life.
Too much of a good thing can be wonderful!
If you want to keep your memories, you first have to live them.
We must all obey the great law of change. It is the most powerful law of nature.
Imagination does not become great until human beings, given the courage and the strength, use it to create.
Life does not need to mutilate itself in order to be pure.
Sometimes - history needs a push.
In the end, everything is a gag.
It takes a long time to grow young.
Losing your way on a journey is unfortunate. But, losing your reason for the journey is a fate more cruel.
To conceal anything from those to whom I am attached, is not in my nature. I can never close my lips where I have opened my heart.