It is not the strongest of the species that survives, nor the most intelligent that survives. It is the one that is the most adaptable to change.
Live your life as though your every act were to become a universal law.
I always like to look on the optimistic side of life, but I am realistic enough to know that life is a complex matter.
The object of life is not to be on the side of the majority, but to escape finding oneself in the ranks of the insane.
One day you will ask me which is more important? My life or yours? I will say mine and you will walk away not knowing that you are my life.
Crude classifications and false generalizations are the curse of organized life.
I've learned that even when I have pains, I don't have to be one.
I have no idea what's awaiting me, or what will happen when this all ends. For the moment I know this: there are sick people and they need curing.
Time is really the only capital that any human being has and the thing that he can least afford to waste or lose
What would life be if we had no courage to attempt anything?
I did then what I knew how to do. Now that I know better, I do better.
I don't need you to remind me of my age. I have a bladder to do that for me.
I never think of the future - it comes soon enough.
I can choose either to be a victim of the world or an adventurer in search of treasure. It's all a question of how I view my life.
I have learned to seek my happiness by limiting my desires, rather than in attempting to satisfy them.
I can't wait to figure out what is wrong with me, so I can say this is the way that I used to be.
The highest manifestation of strength is to keep ourselves calm and on our own feet.
Enjoy when you can, and endure when you must.
Don't part with your illusions. When they are gone you may still exist, but you have ceased to live.
During your life, never stop dreaming. No one can take away your dreams
A mother takes twenty years to make a man of her boy, and another woman makes a fool of him in twenty minutes.