If you've been playing poker for half an hour and you still don't know who the patsy is, you're the patsy.
When we do the best that we can, we never know what miracle is wrought in our life, or in the life of another.
Of all the diversions of life, there is none so proper to fill up its empty spaces as the reading of useful and entertaining authors.
Every day brings a chance to live free of regret and with as much joy, fun, and laughter as you can stand.
Hard work, disciplined habits, modesty in living, contentment and cheerfulness.
As you go through life, you've got to see the valleys as well as the peaks.
Maybe this world is another planet?s hell.
The journey of a thousand miles begins with one step.
It is not how old you are, but how you are old.
You only live once, but if you do it right, once is enough.
You can find the entire cosmos lurking in its least remarkable objects.
If you want to keep your memories, you first have to live them.
I restore myself when I'm alone.
If you have zest and enthusiasm, you attract zest and enthusiasm. Life does give back in kind.
The way to know life is to love many things.
Nature is not human-hearted.
There is no worse bitterness than to reach the end of your life and realized you have not lived.
I would rather entertain and hope that people learned something than educate people and hope they were entertained.
The more you live in the present moment, the more the fear of death disappears.
Everyone seems to have a clear idea of how other people should lead their lives, but none about his or her own.
Life can be pulled by goals just as surely as it can be pushed by drives.