“Any fool can steer a ship, sir. It's just knowing where to take it.”
“You never know why anybody does anything. I don’t know why I chose these socks this morning.”
“I didn’t know how empty was my soul, until it was filled.”
“All my life needed was a sense of someplace to go.”
"I've hardly lost a battle and I don't know what I've won."
“The first thing you’ve got to do is figure out what you want. Once you figure that out, you jump in with both feet and let the devil take the hindmost.”
“Call nothing thine except thy soul. Love not what thou art, only what thou may become. Do not pursue pleasure for thou mayest have the misfortune to overtake it. Look always forward. In last year’s nests there are no birds this year.”
“Take a deep breath of life and consider how it should be lived.”
“There's two kinds of people. Them going somewhere and them going nowhere. And that is what's true.”
"I find that one needs one single pure activity."