Don't part with your illusions. When they are gone you may still exist, but you have ceased to live.
I'm never going to be disabled. I'm sick of being so healthy.
Blessed be Providence which has given to each his toy: the doll to the child, the child to the woman, the woman to the man, the man to the devil!
During the first period of a man's life the greatest danger is not to take the risk.
Life is not an exact science, it is an art.
True spirituality has its basis in moral life, which in turn is based on contem-plation.
Live as if you were living a second time, and as though you had acted wrongly the first time.
The essence of life is statistical improbability on a colossal scale.
All my life I used to wonder what I would become when I grew up. Then, about seven years ago, I realized that I was never going to grow up - that growing is an ever ongoing process.
Don't be concerned others not appreciating you. Be concerned about your not appreciating others.
The things that come to those that wait may be the things left by those that got there first.
You only live once, but if you do it right, once is enough.
The secret of life is honesty and fair dealing. If you can fake that, you've got it made.
All that is not eternal is eternally out of date.
Insanity in individuals is rare - but in groups, parties, nations, and epochs, it is the rule.
During your life, never stop dreaming. No one can take away your dreams
If you have zest and enthusiasm, you attract zest and enthusiasm. Life does give back in kind.
One of the saddest things in life, is the things one remembers.
Money is better than poverty, if only for financial reasons.
Be thankful that you have a life, and forsake your vain and presumptuous desire for a second one.
Old minds are like old horses; you must exercise them if you wish to keep them in working order.