Hard work, disciplined habits, modesty in living, contentment and cheerfulness.
Insanity in individuals is rare - but in groups, parties, nations, and epochs, it is the rule.
I want to feel my life while I'm in it.
We don't see things as they are, we see them as we are.
Life's a journey, not a destination.
Shame is an ornament to the young; a disgrace to the old.
When I let go of what I am, I become what I might be.
Early in life I had to choose between honest arrogance and hypocritical humility. I chose the former and have seen no reason to change.
Im not in this world to live up to your expectations and youre not in this world to live up to mine.
Is it progress if a cannibal uses a fork?
The most important thing to do if you find yourself in a hole is to stop digging.
Sometimes - history needs a push.
Life can be pulled by goals just as surely as it can be pushed by drives.
The less you know, the more you believe.
love the life you live.live the life you love.
Life swings like a pendulum backward and forward between pain and boredom.
The pleasure of the moment begins to wither almost as soon as it blossoms; our pleasures are soon swallowed up in time's relentless torrent.
I believe that the very purpose of our life is to seek happiness. That is clear. Whether one believes in religion or not, whether one believes in this religion or that religion, we all are seeking something better in life. So, I think, the very motion of our life is towards happiness
Even truth needs to be clad in new garments if it is to appeal to a new age.
Yesterday is dead, tomorrow hasn't arrived yet. I have just one day, and I'm going to be happy in it.
Love is like an hourglass, with the heart filling up as the brain empties