The real voyage of discovery consists not in seeking new landscapes, but in having new eyes.
True happiness is to enjoy the present, without anxious dependence upon the future.
Famous aphorisms and wisdom phrases
The boundaries which divide Life from Death are at best shadowy and vague. Who shall say where the one ends, and where the other begins?
There is an eagle in me that wants to soar, and there is a hippopotamus in me that wants to wallow in the mud.
The doctor sees all the weakness of mankind; the lawyer all the wickedness, the theologian all the stupidity.
Talent hits a target no one else can hit; Genius hits a target no one else can see.
There is only one corner of the universe you can be certain of improving, and that's your own self.