A lie told often enough becomes the truth.
Life is not an exact science, it is an art.
Shame is an ornament to the young; a disgrace to the old.
Old age is by nature rather talkative.
Being a hero is about the shortest-lived profession on earth.
Nothing in life is more remarkable than the unnecessary anxiety which we endure, and generally create ourselves.
Old minds are like old horses; you must exercise them if you wish to keep them in working order.
Even when you think you have your life all mapped out, things happen that shape your destiny in ways you might never have imagined.
Never be bullied into silence. Never allow yourself to be made a victim. Accept no one's definition of your life; define yourself.
One day you will ask me which is more important? My life or yours? I will say mine and you will walk away not knowing that you are my life.
I never think of the future - it comes soon enough.
Life can only be understood backwards; but it must be lived forwards.
Live as if you were living a second time, and as though you had acted wrongly the first time.
This terrifying world is not devoid of charms, of the mornings that make waking up worthwhile.
The more you live in the present moment, the more the fear of death disappears.
All my life through, the new sights of nature made me rejoice like a child.
If we couldn't laugh we would all go insane.
I always like to look on the optimistic side of life, but I am realistic enough to know that life is a complex matter.
No social problem is as universal as the oppression of the child
Im not in this world to live up to your expectations and youre not in this world to live up to mine.
Time is really the only capital that any human being has and the thing that he can least afford to waste or lose