Doing nothing is happiness for children and misery for old men.
We must be willing to fail and to appreciate the truth that often 'Life is not a problem to be solved, but a mystery to be lived.'
I am convinced we do not only love ourselves in others but hate ourselves in others too.
Have you ever noticed that anybody driving slower than you is an idiot, and anyone going faster than you is a maniac?
Life is not an exact science, it is an art.
I have learned to seek my happiness by limiting my desires, rather than in attempting to satisfy them.
I can choose either to be a victim of the world or an adventurer in search of treasure. It's all a question of how I view my life.
We don't see things as they are, we see them as we are.
If we are not free, no one will respect us.
The happiest is the person who suffers the least pain; the most miserable who enjoys the least pleasure.
Remember that not getting what you want is sometimes a wonderful stroke of luck.
The joy in life is his who has the heart to demand it.
Your purpose in life is to find your purpose and give your whole heart and soul to it.
Life belongs to the living, and he who lives must be prepared for changes
Noble life demands a noble architecture for noble uses of noble men. Lack of culture means what it has always meant: ignoble civilization and therefore imminent downfall.
Anything I've done up till 27 May 1999 was kind of an illusion, existing without living. My daughter, the birth of my daughter, gave me life.
You are not stuck where you are unless you decide to be.
I did then what I knew how to do. Now that I know better, I do better.
In order to seek truth, it is necessary once in the course of our life to doubt, as far as possible, of all things.
We cannot live better than in seeking to become better.
One day you will ask me which is more important? My life or yours? I will say mine and you will walk away not knowing that you are my life.