If people do not believe that mathematics is simple, it is only because they do not realize how complicated life is.
Dictators ride to and fro upon tigers which they dare not dismount. And the tigers are getting hungry.
You can give in to the failure messages and be a bitter deadbeat of excuses. Or you can choose to be happy and positive and excited about life.
All my life through, the new sights of nature made me rejoice like a child.
Life is a tragedy when seen in close-up, but a comedy in long-shot.
History is a set of lies agreed upon.
If one's different, one's bound to be lonely.
Have you ever noticed that anybody driving slower than you is an idiot, and anyone going faster than you is a maniac?
This thing of being a hero, about the main thing to it is to know when to die.
We live in a society exquisitely dependent on science and technology, in which hardly anyone knows anything about science and technology.
This terrifying world is not devoid of charms, of the mornings that make waking up worthwhile.
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.
Life is too short for long-term grudges.
Each person must live their life as a model for others.
Life is too short, or too long, for me to allow myself the luxury of living it so badly.
I'm never going to be disabled. I'm sick of being so healthy.
As you go through life, you've got to see the valleys as well as the peaks.
History repeats itself, first as tragedy, second as farce.
Your purpose in life is to find your purpose and give your whole heart and soul to it.
Life has a certain flavour for those who have fought and risked all that the sheltered and protected can never experience.
People can tell you to keep your mouth shut, but that doesn't stop you from having your own opinion