Each man should frame life so that at some future hour fact and his dreaming meet.
Old age, especially an honoured old age, has so great authority, that this is of more value than all the pleasures of youth.
It takes a long time to grow young.
It is not how old you are, but how you are old.
Life will not break your heart. It'll crush it.
The difficulty we have in accepting responsibility for our behaviour lies in the desire to avoid the pain of the consequences of that behaviour
But I don't want comfort. I want God, I want poetry, I want real danger, I want freedom, I want goodness. I want sin.
Until you make the unconscious conscious, it will direct your life and you will call it fate.
In the survival of favoured individuals and races, during the constantly-recurring struggle for existence, we see a powerful and ever-acting form of selection.
To protect our freedoms, it seems we're going to have to relinquish some of our freedoms for a short period of time.
We keep moving forward, opening new doors, and doing new things, because we're curious and curiosity keeps leading us down new paths.
Life is not divided into semesters. You don't get summers off and very few employers are interested in helping you find yourself.
Be thankful that you have a life, and forsake your vain and presumptuous desire for a second one.
The secret of life is honesty and fair dealing. If you can fake that, you've got it made.
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.
A wise girl kisses but doesn't love, listens but doesn't believe, and leaves before she is left.
Pain don't hurt.
Every time I see an adult on a bicycle, I no longer despair for the future of the human race.
One of the saddest things in life, is the things one remembers.
No one has ever become poor by giving.
We cannot live better than in seeking to become better.