The gratification of wealth is not found in mere possession or in lavish expenditure, but in its wise application.
Old minds are like old horses; you must exercise them if you wish to keep them in working order.
This thing of being a hero, about the main thing to it is to know when to die.
A mother takes twenty years to make a man of her boy, and another woman makes a fool of him in twenty minutes.
Life is not measured by the number of breaths we take, but by the moments that take our breath away.
Old age is the only disease you dont want to be cured of.
We write to taste life twice, in the moment and in retrospect.
By putting forward the hands of the clock you shall not advance the hour.
All of us are products of our childhood.
Life should be great rather than long.
I generally avoid temptation unless I can't resist it.
All sport ... is one of the few activities where young people can proceed along traditional avenues, where objectives are clear, where the desire to win is not only permissible, but encouraged.
Let the guarantee of free speech be in every man's determination to use it, and we shall have no need of paper declarations.
Anything I've done up till 27 May 1999 was kind of an illusion, existing without living. My daughter, the birth of my daughter, gave me life.
I am not young enough to know everything.
Life has a certain flavour for those who have fought and risked all that the sheltered and protected can never experience.
He who kisses joy as it flies by will live in eternity's sunrise.
Short as life is, we make it still shorter by the careless waste of time.
Most people are other people. Their thoughts are someone else's opinions, their lives a mimicry, their passions a quotation.
Always say 'yes' to the present moment... Surrender to what is. Say 'yes' to life - and see how life starts suddenly to start working for you rather than against you.
The difficulty we have in accepting responsibility for our behaviour lies in the desire to avoid the pain of the consequences of that behaviour