A hospital bed is a parked taxi with the meter running.
When all life is seen as divine, everyone grows wings.
All my life through, the new sights of nature made me rejoice like a child.
Middle age has been defined as what happens when a person's broad mind and narrow waist change places.
Those who want to live, let them fight, and those who do not want to fight in this world of eternal struggle do not deserve to live.
I don't mind living in a man's world, as long as I can be a woman in it.
Unsatisfied desire is in itself more desirable than any other satisfaction.
Money is better than poverty, if only for financial reasons.
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.
Have no fear of perfection - you'll never reach it.
I generally avoid temptation unless I can't resist it.
He who kisses joy as it flies by will live in eternity's sunrise.
Don't part with your illusions. When they are gone you may still exist, but you have ceased to live.
Nature is not human-hearted.
As soon as you trust yourself, you will know how to live.
People do not like to think. If one thinks, one must reach conclusions. Conclusions are not always pleasant.
To one extent, if you've seen one city slum, you've seen them all.
History has shown there are no invincible armies.
Science is the most reliable guide for civilization, for life, for success in the world. Searching a guide other than the science is meaning carelessness, ignorance and heresy.
In the survival of favoured individuals and races, during the constantly-recurring struggle for existence, we see a powerful and ever-acting form of selection.
Life is more or less a lie, but then again, that's exactly the way we want it to be.