All my life through, the new sights of nature made me rejoice like a child.
I am an American; free born and free bred, where I acknowledge no man as my superior, except for his own worth, or as my inferior, except for his own demerit.
It is only because of problems that we grow mentally and spiritually.
Old age is the only disease you dont want to be cured of.
I don't mind living in a man's world, as long as I can be a woman in it.
Everything we do is infused with the energy with which we do it. If we're frantic, life will be frantic. If we're peaceful, life will be peaceful. And so our goal in any situation becomes inner peace.
A woman may very well form a friendship with a man, but for this to endure, it must be assisted by a little physical antipathy.
Close by the Rights of Man, at the least set beside them, are the Rights of the Spirit.
If it is worth doing, it is worth overdoing.
A man's true character comes out when he's drunk.
Death is not the opposite of life, but a part of it.
Just as modern motorways have no room for ox-carts or wandering pedestrians, so modern society has little place for lives and ways that are too eccentric.
Money is better than poverty, if only for financial reasons.
The most important thing to do if you find yourself in a hole is to stop digging.
For life in general, there is but one decree: youth is a blunder, manhood a struggle, old age a regret.
Time ripens all things; no one is born wise.
Life is like a library owned by the author. In it are a few books which he wrote himself, but most of them were written for him.
Life should be great rather than long.
Living is Easy with Eyes Closed.
The rich will do anything for the poor but get off their backs.
Simplicity is the keynote of all true elegance.