Don't be concerned others not appreciating you. Be concerned about your not appreciating others.
By putting forward the hands of the clock you shall not advance the hour.
Hard work, disciplined habits, modesty in living, contentment and cheerfulness.
Life is like playing a violin solo in public and learning the instrument as one goes on.
Nothing in life is more remarkable than the unnecessary anxiety which we endure, and generally create ourselves.
The reality of the building does not consist in the roof and walls, but in the space within to be lived in.
Life is a difficult game. You can win it only by retaining your birthright to be a person.
The future is the shape of things to come.
In the long history of humankind (and animal kind, too) those who learned to collaborate and improvise most effectively have prevailed
Our life is frittered away by detail. Simplify, simplify.
Time ripens all things; no one is born wise.
It's often just enough to be with someone. I don't need to touch them. Not even talk. A feeling passes between you both. You're not alone.
A man who dares to waste one hour of life has not discovered the value of life
A photograph is a moral decision taken in one eighth of a second.
If it is worth doing, it is worth overdoing.
Amnesty is as good for those who give it as for those who receive it. It has the admirable quality of bestowing mercy on both sides.
Don't part with your illusions. When they are gone you may still exist, but you have ceased to live.
How can I go forward when I don't know which way I'm facing?
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.
This thing of being a hero, about the main thing to it is to know when to die.
If we couldn't laugh we would all go insane.