A man who dares to waste one hour of life has not discovered the value of life
Imagination does not become great until human beings, given the courage and the strength, use it to create.
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!
We don't see things as they are, we see them as we are.
If you've been playing poker for half an hour and you still don't know who the patsy is, you're the patsy.
Some people are desperately looking for scapegoats, they just don't want to see the truth!
Don't be concerned others not appreciating you. Be concerned about your not appreciating others.
The essence of life is statistical improbability on a colossal scale.
Being ignorant is not so much a shame, as being unwilling to learn.
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.
Mastery of the emotions is fundamental to a virtuous life.
The first forty years of life give us the text; the next thirty supply the commentary on it.
Nothing in life is more remarkable than the unnecessary anxiety which we endure, and generally create ourselves.
The time you enjoy wasting is not wasted time.
To forgive is not just to be altruistic.
Joy is what happens to us when we allow ourselves to recognize how good things really are.
Pain don't hurt.
Wrinkles are engraved smiles.
Imagination and fiction make up more than three quarters of our real life.
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.
The man who has no sense of history, is like a man who has no ears or eyes