Time is the best killer.
Imagination does not become great until human beings, given the courage and the strength, use it to create.
Life is not divided into semesters. You don't get summers off and very few employers are interested in helping you find yourself.
Consistency is contrary to nature, contrary to life. The only completely consistent people are the dead.
Each life makes its own immitation of immortality.
It is not how old you are, but how you are old.
Blessed be Providence which has given to each his toy: the doll to the child, the child to the woman, the woman to the man, the man to the devil!
Your pain is the breaking of the shell that encloses your understanding... And could you keep your heart in wonder at the daily miracles of your life, your pain would not seem less wondrous than your joy
I have learned to seek my happiness by limiting my desires, rather than in attempting to satisfy them.
No passion in the world is equal to the passion to alter someone else's draft.
I would rather entertain and hope that people learned something than educate people and hope they were entertained.
Life is a difficult game. You can win it only by retaining your birthright to be a person.
I really had a lot of dreams when I was a kid, and I think a great deal of that grew out of the fact that I had a chance to read a lot.
We can never judge the lives of others, because each person knows only their own pain and renunciation. It's one thing to feel that you are on the right path, but it's another to think that yours is the only path.
Life is too short, or too long, for me to allow myself the luxury of living it so badly.
Any idiot can face a crisis; it's this day-to-day living that wears you out.
Money is better than poverty, if only for financial reasons.
I am not young enough to know everything.
Living is Easy with Eyes Closed.
Life's pretty good, and why wouldn't it be? I'm a pirate, after all.
I generally avoid temptation unless I can't resist it.