Wisdom begins at the end.
I write with experiences in mind, but I don't write about them, I write out of them.
The future is uncertain but the end is always near.
Instinct is a marvellous thing. It can neither be explained nor ignored.
The trouble with most of us is that we would rather be ruined by praise than saved by criticism.
When playing board-games which involve quizzes etc, you will always know the answers to everyone else's set of questions but never your own.
There is an art, or rather a knack to flying. The knack lies in learning how to throw yourself at the ground and miss.
Time flies over us, but leaves its shadow behind.
A perfection of means, and confusion of aims, seems to be our main problem.
Confidence is contagious. So is lack of confidence.
He that cannot reason is a fool. He that will not is a bigot. He that dare not is a slave.
All the great things are simple, and many can be expressed in a single word: freedom; justice; honor; duty; mercy; hope.
Everything we hear is an opinion, not a fact. Everything we see is a perspective, not the truth.
If you buy what you do not need, you will need what you cannot buy.
Act as if the maxim of your action were to become through your will a general natural law
Beer: The cause of, and solution to, all of life's problems.
If a man could have half of his wishes, he would double his troubles.
Intelligence is the ability to adapt to change.
It is a wise man that does know the contented man is never poor, whilst the discontented man is never rich.
I have no desire to make windows into mens souls
It takes a great deal of bravery to stand up to our enemies, but just as much to stand up to our friends.