Each man must look to himself to teach him the meaning of life. It is not something discovered: it is something molded.
But when you're a celebrity, you discover that you're no longer the pursuer, but the one being pursued. That's one of the disappointments I have had since becoming a single man.
What is a teacher? I'll tell you: it isn't someone who teaches something, but someone who inspires the student to give of her best in order to discover what she already knows.
I went to the woods because I wished to live deliberately, to front only the essential facts of life, and see if I could not learn what it had to teach, and not, when I came to die, discover that I had not lived.
We cannot teach people anything; we can only help them discover it within themselves.
You cannot teach creativity - how to become a good writer. But you can help a young writer discover within himself what kind of writer he would like to be.
It takes a wise man to discover a wise man.
A man who dares to waste one hour of time has not discovered the value of life.
I want to teach men the sense of their existence, which is the Superman, the lightning out of the dark cloud man.
No sooner does man discover intelligence than he tries to involve it in his own stupidity.
Your conscience teaches your mind how to 'think' your heart how to 'feel' your soul how to 'obey' and most importantly your body how to 'perform' extraordinary 'acts' of charity and human kindness. Toward your fellow man.
A man would prefer to come home to an unmade bed and a happy woman than to a neatly made bed and an angry woman.
When a man's willing and eager the god's join in.
Man is most nearly himself when he achieves the seriousness of a child at play.
Strange - is it not? That of the myriads who Before us passed the door of Darkness through, Not one returns to tell us of the road Which to discover we must travel too.
Fortune raises up and fortune brings low both the man who fares well and the one who fares badly; and there is no prophet of the future for mortal men.
This is one small step for a man, one giant leap for mankind.
To act wisely when the time for action comes, to wait patiently when it is time for repose, put man in accord with the tides. Ignorance of this law results in periods of unreasoning enthusiasm on the one hand, and depression on the other.
The savage in man is never quite eradicated.
Man - a creature made at the end of the week's work when God was tired.
The learned man knows that he is ignorant.
My errors will point to thinking men the various roads, and will teach them the great art of treading on the brink of the precipice without falling into it.
Man is a genius when he is dreaming.
A person who doubts himself is like a man who would enlist in the ranks of his enemies and bear arms against himself. He makes his failure certain by himself being the first person to be convinced of it.
Men always want to be a woman's first love - women like to be a man's last romance.