The lessons of the past are ignored and obliterated in a contemporary antagonism known as the generation gap.
All my life through, the new sights of nature made me rejoice like a child.
Consistency is contrary to nature, contrary to life. The only completely consistent people are the dead.
It is not the strongest of the species that survives, nor the most intelligent that survives. It is the one that is the most adaptable to change.
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.
Style is knowing who you are, what you want to say, and not giving a damn
As far as we can discern, the sole purpose of human existence is to kindle a light of meaning in the darkness of mere being.
I would rather live in a world where my life is surrounded by mystery than live in a world so small that my mind could comprehend it.
Everything in the world is about sex except sex. Sex is about power.
If I'm honest I have to tell you I still read fairy-tales and I like them best of all.
My life didn't please me, so I created my life.
Never throughout history has a man who lived a life of ease left a name worth remembering.
The things that come to those that wait may be the things left by those that got there first.
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.
Some people are desperately looking for scapegoats, they just don't want to see the truth!
Life does not need to mutilate itself in order to be pure.
Imagination does not become great until human beings, given the courage and the strength, use it to create.
A photograph is a moral decision taken in one eighth of a second.
My art and profession is to live.
The desire to fly is an idea handed down to us by our ancestors who... looked enviously on the birds soaring freely through space... on the infinite highway of the air
A man who dares to waste one hour of time has not discovered the value of life.