People can tell you to keep your mouth shut, but that doesn't stop you from having your own opinion
Most people treat the present moment as if it were an obstacle that they need to overcome. Since the present moment is life itself, it is an insane way to live.
How people treat you is their karma; how you react is yours.
Our life always expresses the result of our dominant thoughts.
A man who dares to waste one hour of time has not discovered the value of life.
Wrinkles should merely indicate where the smiles have been.
All sport ... is one of the few activities where young people can proceed along traditional avenues, where objectives are clear, where the desire to win is not only permissible, but encouraged.
It is easier to influence strong than weak characters in life.
We cannot live better than in seeking to become better.
Insanity in individuals is rare - but in groups, parties, nations, and epochs, it is the rule.
Shame is an ornament to the young; a disgrace to the old.
All my life through, the new sights of nature made me rejoice like a child.
The more man meditates upon good thoughts, the better will be his world and the world at large.
Old age, especially an honoured old age, has so great authority, that this is of more value than all the pleasures of youth.
Nature is not human-hearted.
The doctor of the future will give no medicine, but will interest her or his patients in the care of the human frame, in a proper diet, and in the cause and prevention of disease.
Stop acting as if life is a rehearsal. Live this day as if it were your last. The past is over and gone. The future is not guaranteed.
Maybe this world is another planet?s hell.
I think it can be shown that the law makes ten criminals where it restrains one.
I've learned that even when I have pains, I don't have to be one.
Life is too short, or too long, for me to allow myself the luxury of living it so badly.