Science is the outcome of being prepared to live without certainty and therefore a mark of maturity. It embraces doubt and loose ends.
Sometimes you have to be apart from people you love, but that doesn't make you love them any less. Sometimes you love them more.
To one extent, if you've seen one city slum, you've seen them all.
A beautiful thing never gives so much pain as does failing to hear and see it.
Never, ever underestimate the power of 'Id Like that.
If we couldn't laugh we would all go insane.
Insanity in individuals is rare - but in groups, parties, nations, and epochs, it is the rule.
Anyone who knows anything of history knows that great social changes are impossible without feminine upheaval. Social progress can be measured exactly by the social position of the fair sex, the ugly ones included
Im not in this world to live up to your expectations and youre not in this world to live up to mine.
You are not stuck where you are unless you decide to be.
It is easier to influence strong than weak characters in life.
If a man neglects education, he walks lame to the end of his life
Time ripens all things; no one is born wise.
Life has a certain flavour for those who have fought and risked all that the sheltered and protected can never experience.
Don't part with your illusions. When they are gone you may still exist, but you have ceased to live.
The gratification of wealth is not found in mere possession or in lavish expenditure, but in its wise application.
Doing nothing is happiness for children and misery for old men.
He who has a why to live can bear with almost any how.
Exceptional claims demand exceptional evidence.
Any idiot can face a crisis; it's this day-to-day living that wears you out.
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.