If we couldn't laugh we would all go insane.
Hard work, disciplined habits, modesty in living, contentment and cheerfulness.
History is a set of lies agreed upon.
It was my care to make my life illustrious not by words more than by deeds.
I've learned that even when I have pains, I don't have to be one.
Life is a tragedy when seen in close-up, but a comedy in long-shot.
Someone's sitting in the shade today because someone planted a tree a long time ago.
I'm never going to be disabled. I'm sick of being so healthy.
There are two tragedies in life. One is to lose your heart's desire. The other is to gain it.
It is easier to influence strong than weak characters in life.
Should you find yourself in a chronically leaking boat, energy devoted to changing vessels is likely to be more productive than energy devoted to patching leaks.
Everything passes. Nobody gets anything for keeps. And that's how we've got to live.
The natural world is the greatest source of excitement. The greatest source of visual beauty. It is the greatest source of so much in life that makes life worth living.
Each life makes its own immitation of immortality.
Do not wait for the last judgment. It comes every day.
The secret of life is honesty and fair dealing. If you can fake that, you've got it made.
Do what's right for you, as long as it don't hurt no one
This thing of being a hero, about the main thing to it is to know when to die.
Everything in the world is about sex except sex. Sex is about power.
There is nothing more frightful than ignorance in action.
Speed and efficiency do not always increase the quality of life.