Courage is the price that life exacts for granting peace.
Isn't it strange that we talk least about the things we think about most?
There is nothing like returning to a place that remains unchanged to find the ways in which you yourself have altered.
Celebrity: the advantage of being known by those who do not know you.
Children don't heed the life experiences of their parents, and nations ignore history. Bad lessons always have to be learned new.
Originality and a feeling of one's own dignity are achieved only through work and struggle.
Words not only affect us temporarily, they change us, they socialize or unsocialize us.
Comedy is the blues for people who can't sing.
The highest possible stage in moral culture is when we recognize that we ought to control our thoughts.
There always comes a time when one must choose between contemplation and action.