Have you ever noticed that anybody driving slower than you is an idiot, and anyone going faster than you is a maniac?
I am an American; free born and free bred, where I acknowledge no man as my superior, except for his own worth, or as my inferior, except for his own demerit.
Do what's right for you, as long as it don't hurt no one
All that is not eternal is eternally out of date.
Middle age has been defined as what happens when a person's broad mind and narrow waist change places.
Dictators ride to and fro upon tigers which they dare not dismount. And the tigers are getting hungry.
We write to taste life twice, in the moment and in retrospect.
Today, more than ever before, life must be characterized by a sense of Universal responsibility, not only nation to nation and human to human, but also human to other forms of life.
Take care of your body. It's the only place you have to live.
If you have been sunned through and through like an apricot on a wall from your earliest days, you are oversensitive to any withdrawal of heat.
I used to live in a room full of mirrors; all I could see was me. I take my spirit and I crash my mirrors, now the whole world is here for me to see.
Our life is frittered away by detail. Simplify, simplify.
The more sand that has escaped from the hourglass of our life, the clearer we should see through it.
Living is Easy with Eyes Closed.
People can tell you to keep your mouth shut, but that doesn't stop you from having your own opinion
If it is worth doing, it is worth overdoing.
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.
Sow a thought and you get an act; Sow an act and you get a habit; Sow a habit and you get a character; Sow a character and you get a destiny.
All good things which exist are the fruits of originality.
The privilege of a lifetime is to become who you truly are.
It is easier to influence strong than weak characters in life.