Attention to health is life's greatest hindrance.
Quote by Plato
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There must always remain something that is antagonistic to good.
Truth is the beginning of every good to the gods, and of every good to man.
We can easily forgive a child who is afraid of the dark the real tragedy of life is when men are afraid of the light.
There are three classes of men lovers of wisdom, lovers of honor, and lovers of gain.
Human behavior flows from three main sources: desire, emotion, and knowledge.
The learning and knowledge that we have, is, at the most, but little compared with that of which we are ignorant.
I would fain grow old learning many things.
Democracy... is a charming form of government, full of variety and disorder and dispensing a sort of equality to equals and unequals alike.
Apply yourself both now and in the next life. Without effort, you cannot be prosperous. Though the land be good, You cannot have an abundant crop without cultivation.
Then not only custom, but also nature affirms that to do is more disgraceful than to suffer injustice, and that justice is equality.
A good artist should be isolated. If he isn't isolated, something is wrong.
I know war as few other men now living know it, and nothing to me is more revolting. I have long advocated its complete abolition, as its very destructiveness on both friend and foe has rendered it useless as a method of settling international disputes.
Trust yourself, then you will know how to live.
Success is a lousy teacher. It seduces smart people into thinking they can't lose.
Happy, happy Christmas, that can win us back to the delusions of our childhood days, recall to the old man the pleasures of his youth, and transport the traveler back to his own fireside and quiet home!
I'm working on bringing the instant film camera back as part of the future.
Success is not to be pursued it is to be attracted by the person you become.
Movies are my religion and God is my patron. I'm lucky enough to be in the position where I don't make movies to pay for my pool. When I make a movie, I want it to be everything to me like I would die for it.
Neither a man nor a crowd nor a nation can be trusted to act humanely or to think sanely under the influence of a great fear.
Trust no friend without faults, and love a woman, but no angel.