If you want to be somebody, somebody really special, be yourself.
Libraries keep the records on behalf of all humanity. … the unique and the absurd, the wise and the fragments of stupidity.
The qualities that get a man into power are not those that lead him, once established, to use power wisely.
These same experiences make of the sequence of life cycles a generational cycle, irrevocably binding each generation to those that gave it life and to those for whose life it is responsible. Thus, reconciling lifelong generativity and stagnation involves
Enjoy the little things, for one day you may look back and realize they were the big things.
If you look to others for fulfilment, you will never be fulfilled. If your happiness depends on money, you will never be happy with yourself. Be content with what you have; rejoice in the way things are. When you realize there is nothing lacking, the world belongs to you.
Probably the most distinctive characteristic of the successful politician is selective cowardice.