To one extent, if you've seen one city slum, you've seen them all.
Anything I've done up till 27 May 1999 was kind of an illusion, existing without living. My daughter, the birth of my daughter, gave me life.
Don't be concerned others not appreciating you. Be concerned about your not appreciating others.
All that is not eternal is eternally out of date.
I generally avoid temptation unless I can't resist it.
In every tragedy, an element of comedy is preserved. Comedy is just tragedy reversed.
Life would be tragic if it weren't funny.
You never know what life is like, until you have lived it.
My reading of history convinces me that most bad government results from too much government.
There is also this benefit in brag: that the speaker is unconsciously expressing his own ideal. Humor him by all means, draw it all out, and hold him to it.
Don't cry for a man who's left you - the next one may fall for your smile.
Your purpose in life is to find your purpose and give your whole heart and soul to it.
We're born alone, we live alone, we die alone. Only through our love and friendship can we create the illusion for the moment that we're not alone.
I'd trade all my tomorrows for a single yesterday.
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.
Living is Easy with Eyes Closed.
Take a chance! All life is a chance. The man who goes farthest is generally the one who is willing to do and dare.
All my life through, the new sights of nature made me rejoice like a child.
There's nowhere you can be that isn't where you're meant to be...
Life is not a problem to be solved, but a reality to be experienced.
We fear our highest possibility (as well as our lowest one). We are generally afraid to become that which we can glimpse in our most perfect moments.