There are two things a person should never be angry at, what they can help, and what they cannot.
The time you enjoy wasting is not wasted time.
Life is the dancer and you are the dance.
To one extent, if you've seen one city slum, you've seen them all.
Life is an ongoing process of choosing between safety (out of fear and need for defense) and risk (for the sake of progress and growth). Make the growth choice a dozen times a day.
Three things have been difficult to tame: the oceans, fools, and women. We may soon be able to tame the oceans; fools and women will take a little longer.
This thing of being a hero, about the main thing to it is to know when to die.
What is that you express in your eyes? It seems to me more than all the words I have read in my life.
Sow a thought and you get an act; Sow an act and you get a habit; Sow a habit and you get a character; Sow a character and you get a destiny.
He had the look of one who had drunk the cup of life and found a dead beetle at the bottom.
Just as modern motorways have no room for ox-carts or wandering pedestrians, so modern society has little place for lives and ways that are too eccentric.
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.
Short as life is, we make it still shorter by the careless waste of time.
Maybe this world is another planet?s hell.
What would life be if we had no courage to attempt anything?
Let the guarantee of free speech be in every man's determination to use it, and we shall have no need of paper declarations.
I never think of the future - it comes soon enough.
A photograph is a moral decision taken in one eighth of a second.
Your pain is the breaking of the shell that encloses your understanding... And could you keep your heart in wonder at the daily miracles of your life, your pain would not seem less wondrous than your joy
We all owe death a life.
Don't own so much clutter that you will be relieved to see your house catch fire.