Safeguarding the rights of others is the most noble and beautiful end of a human being.
One man with a gun can control 100 without one.
Be thankful that you have a life, and forsake your vain and presumptuous desire for a second one.
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.
Most people treat the present moment as if it were an obstacle that they need to overcome. Since the present moment is life itself, it is an insane way to live.
There is no worse bitterness than to reach the end of your life and realized you have not lived.
If a man neglects education, he walks lame to the end of his life
Life is more or less a lie, but then again, that's exactly the way we want it to be.
In every tragedy, an element of comedy is preserved. Comedy is just tragedy reversed.
Too much of a good thing can be wonderful!
Life is either a daring adventure or nothing. Security is mostly a superstition. It does not exist in nature.
I desire to live in peace and to continue the life I have begun under the motto 'to live well you must live unseen'
There is nothing more frightful than ignorance in action.
Time is really the only capital that any human being has and the thing that he can least afford to waste or lose
Live a balanced life - learn some and think some and draw some and paint some and sing and dance and play and work everyday some.
True spirituality has its basis in moral life, which in turn is based on contem-plation.
Those who want to live, let them fight, and those who do not want to fight in this world of eternal struggle do not deserve 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.
The 'good old times'-all times, when old, are good.
In the depth of winter, I finally learned that within me there lay an invincible summer.
We don't see things as they are, we see them as we are.