I generally avoid temptation unless I can't resist it.
To do a great right do a little wrong.
Amnesty is as good for those who give it as for those who receive it. It has the admirable quality of bestowing mercy on both sides.
The first forty years of life give us the text; the next thirty supply the commentary on it.
In the end, everything is a gag.
When someone leaves, it's because someone else is about to arrive.
Our life always expresses the result of our dominant thoughts.
I have learned to seek my happiness by limiting my desires, rather than in attempting to satisfy them.
For life in general, there is but one decree: youth is a blunder, manhood a struggle, old age a regret.
Everyone seems to have a clear idea of how other people should lead their lives, but none about his or her own.
It is only because of problems that we grow mentally and spiritually.
To cherish what remains of the Earth and to foster its renewal is our only legitimate hope of survival.
Quick sensitivity is inseperable from a ready understanding.
One day, in retrospect, the years of struggle will strike you as the most beautiful.
Life is the dancer and you are the dance.
Life would be tragic if it weren't funny.
Someone's sitting in the shade today because someone planted a tree a long time ago.
During your life, never stop dreaming. No one can take away your dreams
History has shown there are no invincible armies.
The present is theirs; the future, for which I really worked, is mine.
Imagination does not become great until human beings, given the courage and the strength, use it to create.