The gentleman understands rightousness, the petty man understands interest.
I am not young enough to know everything.
The privilege of a lifetime is to become who you truly are.
Some days you're the bug, some days you're the windshield.
It is easier to influence strong than weak characters in life.
Noble life demands a noble architecture for noble uses of noble men. Lack of culture means what it has always meant: ignoble civilization and therefore imminent downfall.
Each person must live their life as a model for others.
We live in a society exquisitely dependent on science and technology, in which hardly anyone knows anything about science and technology.
Live a balanced life - learn some and think some and draw some and paint some and sing and dance and play and work everyday some.
By putting forward the hands of the clock you shall not advance the hour.
There's place and means for every man alive.
In every tragedy, an element of comedy is preserved. Comedy is just tragedy reversed.
Life is not a problem to be solved, but a reality to be experienced.
To do a great right do a little wrong.
Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one's courage.
I'm never going to be disabled. I'm sick of being so healthy.
It's only terrible to have nothing to wait for.
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 write to taste life twice, in the moment and in retrospect.
Life can be wonderful if you're not afraid of it. All it takes is courage, imagination ... and a little dough
Love is like an hourglass, with the heart filling up as the brain empties