To do a great right do a little wrong.
You can have it all. Just not all at once.
I don't know who invented high heels, but all women owe him a lot!
I am not young enough to know everything.
Work harder on yourself than you do on your job.
My life didn't please me, so I created my life.
By putting forward the hands of the clock you shall not advance the hour.
In the survival of favoured individuals and races, during the constantly-recurring struggle for existence, we see a powerful and ever-acting form of selection.
The joy in life is his who has the heart to demand it.
Everyone seems to have a clear idea of how other people should lead their lives, but none about his or her own.
Life is full of misery, loneliness, and suffering - and it's all over much too soon.
Everything passes. Nobody gets anything for keeps. And that's how we've got to live.
Even truth needs to be clad in new garments if it is to appeal to a new age.
Some people are desperately looking for scapegoats, they just don't want to see the truth!
The first forty years of life give us the text; the next thirty supply the commentary on it.
Everything existing in the universe is the fruit of chance and necessity.
The knowledge of oneself will preserve that person from vanity.
Anybody can dig a hole and plant a tree. But make sure it survives. You have to nurture it, you have to water it, you have to keep at it until it becomes rooted so it can take care or itself. There are so many enemies of trees.
The more sand that has escaped from the hourglass of our life, the clearer we should see through it.
Old age, especially an honoured old age, has so great authority, that this is of more value than all the pleasures of youth.
What do you want meaning for? Life is desire, not meaning.