Be thankful that you have a life, and forsake your vain and presumptuous desire for a second one.
I can choose either to be a victim of the world or an adventurer in search of treasure. It's all a question of how I view my life.
There are two tragedies in life. One is to lose your heart's desire. The other is to gain it.
I would rather entertain and hope that people learned something than educate people and hope they were entertained.
Every person who ever thought he had a right to assert, and went boldly and asserted it, himself, or jointly with others that shared his convictions, was a direct actionist.
We must be willing to fail and to appreciate the truth that often 'Life is not a problem to be solved, but a mystery to be lived.'
I generally avoid temptation unless I can't resist it.
The love of life is necessary to the vigorous prosecution of any undertaking.
Not all things are to be discovered; many are better concealed.
One day you will ask me which is more important? My life or yours? I will say mine and you will walk away not knowing that you are my life.
Nothing in life is more remarkable than the unnecessary anxiety which we endure, and generally create ourselves.
If people do not believe that mathematics is simple, it is only because they do not realize how complicated life is.
Im not in this world to live up to your expectations and youre not in this world to live up to mine.
Your purpose in life is to find your purpose and give your whole heart and soul to it.
Its not the men in your life that matters, its the life in your men.
The image is one thing and the human being is another...It's very hard to live up to an image, put it that way.
Everything in the world is about sex except sex. Sex is about power.
In the end, it's not the years in your life that count. It's the life in your years.
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.
Should you find yourself in a chronically leaking boat, energy devoted to changing vessels is likely to be more productive than energy devoted to patching leaks.
One man with a gun can control 100 without one.