The wise man reads both books and life itself.
Our lives are not in the lap of the gods, but in the lap of our cooks.
'I have done my best.' That is about all the philosophy of living one needs.
When small men begin to cast big shadows, it means that the sun is about to set.
Sometimes it is more important to discover what one cannot do, than what one can do.
This I conceive to be the chemical function of humor to change the character of our thought.
This I conceive to be the chemical function of humor: to change the character of our thought.
If you can spend a perfectly useless afternoon in a perfectly useless manner, you have learned how to live.
No one realizes how beautiful it is to travel until he comes home and rests his head on his old, familiar pillow.
A good traveller is one who does not know where he is going to, and a perfect traveller does not know where he came from.