People can tell you to keep your mouth shut, but that doesn't stop you from having your own opinion
The most important thing to do if you find yourself in a hole is to stop digging.
Open your eyes, look within. Are you satisfied with the life you're living?
In the end, it's not the years in your life that count. It's the life in your years.
If it is worth doing, it is worth overdoing.
Between two evils, I always pick the one I never tried before.
Let the guarantee of free speech be in every man's determination to use it, and we shall have no need of paper declarations.
I don't need you to remind me of my age. I have a bladder to do that for me.
Short as life is, we make it still shorter by the careless waste of time.
The more sand that has escaped from the hourglass of our life, the clearer we should see through it.
Losing your way on a journey is unfortunate. But, losing your reason for the journey is a fate more cruel.
The body is meant to be seen, not all covered up.
Live your life as though your every act were to become a universal law.
Life does not need to mutilate itself in order to be pure.
We write to taste life twice, in the moment and in retrospect.
The great mistake is to anticipate the outcome of the engagement; you ought not to be thinking of whether it ends in victory or defeat. Let nature take its course, and your tools will strike at the right moment.
During the first period of a man's life the greatest danger is not to take the risk.
How wonderful it is that nobody need wait a single moment before starting to improve the world.
A tragedy means always a man's struggle with that which is stronger than man.
The nicest thing for me is sleep, then at least I can dream.
In three words I can sum up everything I've learned about life: it goes on.