"I feel about airplanes the way I feel about diets. It seems to me they are wonderful things for other people to go on."
"There are a hundred paths through the world that are easier than loving. But, who wants easier?"
"The race of humankind would perish did they cease to aid each other."
--Sir Walter Scott
"Lots of people want to ride with you in the limo, but what you want is someone who will take the bus with you when the limo breaks down."
"Learn to wish that everything should come to pass exactly as it does."
--Epictetus, Greek philosopher (c.55 - c.135 C.E.)
"I think about God a lot more than ever, though I used to ask him, 'Help me make a good jump'."
--Evel Knievel, retired stuntman
"Never go to a doctor whose office plants have died."
"Forgetfulness of self is remembrance of God."
"Laughter is by definition healthy."
"It is said that laughter is the best medicine."
"Everything resolves itself in contradiction."
"I have enjoyed greatly the second blooming... suddenly you find-at the age of 50, say-that a whole new life has opened before you."