Dictators ride to and fro upon tigers which they dare not dismount. And the tigers are getting hungry.
He who is in love with himself has at least this advantage - he won't encounter many rivals.
Imagination does not become great until human beings, given the courage and the strength, use it to create.
To be interested in the changing seasons is . . . a happier state of mind than to be hopelessly in love with spring.
He who has a why to live can bear with almost any how.
To one extent, if you've seen one city slum, you've seen them all.
In every tragedy, an element of comedy is preserved. Comedy is just tragedy reversed.
Until you make the unconscious conscious, it will direct your life and you will call it fate.
No passion in the world is equal to the passion to alter someone else's draft.
The true value of a human being is determined primarily by the measure and the sense in which he has attained to liberation from the self.
History has shown there are no invincible armies.
We can never obtain peace in the outer world until we make peace with ourselves.
During the first period of a man's life the greatest danger is not to take the risk.
I'm never going to be disabled. I'm sick of being so healthy.
Every morning we are born again. What we do today is what matters most.
The historian looks backward. In the end he also believes backward.
A life not lived for others is not a life.
Be thankful that you have a life, and forsake your vain and presumptuous desire for a second one.
All of us are products of our childhood.
You are not stuck where you are unless you decide to be.
What goes up must come down.