Life is either a daring adventure or nothing. Security is mostly a superstition. It does not exist in nature.
A man who dares to waste one hour of life has not discovered the value of life
Our life is frittered away by detail. Simplify, simplify.
To one extent, if you've seen one city slum, you've seen them all.
It's only terrible to have nothing to wait for.
Any place I hang my head is home.
By putting forward the hands of the clock you shall not advance the hour.
The first forty years of life give us the text; the next thirty supply the commentary on it.
I've learned that even when I have pains, I don't have to be one.
I like nonsense, it wakes up the brain cells. Fantasy is a necessary ingredient in living.
I'd trade all my tomorrows for a single yesterday.
Let the guarantee of free speech be in every man's determination to use it, and we shall have no need of paper declarations.
Luxury is not a necessity to me, but beautiful and good things are.
Is it progress if a cannibal uses a fork?
Take a chance! All life is a chance. The man who goes farthest is generally the one who is willing to do and dare.
Life is too short, or too long, for me to allow myself the luxury of living it so badly.
You can have it all. Just not all at once.
Time is the best killer.
We make up horrors to help us cope with the real ones.
Nothing in life is more remarkable than the unnecessary anxiety which we endure, and generally create ourselves.
During your life, never stop dreaming. No one can take away your dreams