The man who has no sense of history, is like a man who has no ears or eyes
Life is more or less a lie, but then again, that's exactly the way we want it to be.
Unsatisfied desire is in itself more desirable than any other satisfaction.
Never throughout history has a man who lived a life of ease left a name worth remembering.
Old age is by nature rather talkative.
We must all obey the great law of change. It is the most powerful law of nature.
The scientists of today think deeply instead of clearly. One must be sane to think clearly, but one can think deeply and be quite insane.
As you go through life, you've got to see the valleys as well as the peaks.
Wrinkles are engraved smiles.
Work harder on yourself than you do on your job.
Life is like a library owned by the author. In it are a few books which he wrote himself, but most of them were written for him.
Doing nothing is happiness for children and misery for old men.
History is a set of lies agreed upon.
When I let go of what I am, I become what I might be.
Concision in style, precision in thought, decision in life.
Crude classifications and false generalizations are the curse of organized life.
How wonderful it is that nobody need wait a single moment before starting to improve the world.
It was my care to make my life illustrious not by words more than by deeds.
Life is pure adventure, and the sooner we realize that, the quicker we will be able to treat life as art.
I can't wait to figure out what is wrong with me, so I can say this is the way that I used to be.
The time you enjoy wasting is not wasted time.