The natural world is the greatest source of excitement. The greatest source of visual beauty. It is the greatest source of so much in life that makes life worth living.
The pleasure of the moment begins to wither almost as soon as it blossoms; our pleasures are soon swallowed up in time's relentless torrent.
We cannot live better than in seeking to become better.
One day, in retrospect, the years of struggle will strike you as the most beautiful.
History is the devil's scripture.
Life has got to be lived-that's all that there is to it.
It is not how old you are, but how you are old.
Middle age has been defined as what happens when a person's broad mind and narrow waist change places.
Living is Easy with Eyes Closed.
Any place I hang my head is home.
A mother takes twenty years to make a man of her boy, and another woman makes a fool of him in twenty minutes.
If people do not believe that mathematics is simple, it is only because they do not realize how complicated life is.
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!
Losing your way on a journey is unfortunate. But, losing your reason for the journey is a fate more cruel.
If you want to keep your memories, you first have to live them.
A lie told often enough becomes the truth.
The more sand that has escaped from the hourglass of our life, the clearer we should see through it.
When a woman conceives her true self, a miracle occurs and life around her begins again.
Life is either a daring adventure or nothing. Security is mostly a superstition. It does not exist in nature.
You never know what life is like, until you have lived it.
The journey of a thousand miles begins with one step.