"Life is essentially a cheat and its conditions are those of defeat the redeeming things are not happiness and pleasure but the deeper satisfactions that come out of struggle."
"In three words I can sum up everything I've learned about life: it goes on."F. Scott Fitzgerald on Robert Frost
"Do not dwell in the past, do not dream of the future, concentrate the mind on the present moment."F. Scott Fitzgerald on Buddha
"Throughout life people will make you mad, disrespect you and treat you bad. Let God deal with the things they do, cause hate in your heart will consume you too."F. Scott Fitzgerald on Will Smith
"Life is a song - sing it. Life is a game - play it. Life is a challenge - meet it. Life is a dream - realize it. Life is a sacrifice - offer it. Life is love - enjoy it."F. Scott Fitzgerald on Sai Baba
"A life spent making mistakes is not only more honorable, but more useful than a life spent doing nothing."F. Scott Fitzgerald on George Bernard Shaw
"Though the Jazz Age continued it became less and less an affair of youth. The sequel was like a children's party taken over by the elders."
"Great art is the contempt of a great man for small art."
"The compensation of a very early success is a conviction that life is a romantic matter. In the best sense one stays young."
"Advertising is a racket, like the movies and the brokerage business. You cannot be honest without admitting that its constructive contribution to humanity is exactly minus zero."
"Genius is the ability to put into effect what is on your mind."