The secret of life is honesty and fair dealing. If you can fake that, you've got it made.
As soon as you trust yourself, you will know how to live.
When one has not had a good father, one must create one.
He had the look of one who had drunk the cup of life and found a dead beetle at the bottom.
Middle age has been defined as what happens when a person's broad mind and narrow waist change places.
Being a hero is about the shortest-lived profession on earth.
The object of life is not to be on the side of the majority, but to escape finding oneself in the ranks of the insane.
In the survival of favoured individuals and races, during the constantly-recurring struggle for existence, we see a powerful and ever-acting form of selection.
What do you want meaning for? Life is desire, not meaning.
Don't be too timid and squeamish about your actions. All life is an experiment. The more experiments you make the better.
The more man meditates upon good thoughts, the better will be his world and the world at large.
The historian looks backward. In the end he also believes backward.
Your pain is the breaking of the shell that encloses your understanding... And could you keep your heart in wonder at the daily miracles of your life, your pain would not seem less wondrous than your joy
I'm never going to be disabled. I'm sick of being so healthy.
Life has got to be lived-that's all that there is to it.
Consistency is contrary to nature, contrary to life. The only completely consistent people are the dead.
Life must be lived as play.
Quick sensitivity is inseperable from a ready understanding.
Any idiot can face a crisis; it's this day-to-day living that wears you out.
It's often just enough to be with someone. I don't need to touch them. Not even talk. A feeling passes between you both. You're not alone.
We cannot live better than in seeking to become better.