Courage is a kind of salvation.
Everything we do is infused with the energy with which we do it. If we're frantic, life will be frantic. If we're peaceful, life will be peaceful. And so our goal in any situation becomes inner peace.
The only creatures that are evolved enough to convey pure love are dogs and infants.
The image is one thing and the human being is another...It's very hard to live up to an image, put it that way.
Nobody realizes that some people expend tremendous energy merely to be normal.
Rudeness is the weak man's imitation of strength.
Life is like playing a violin solo in public and learning the instrument as one goes on.
Life is a disease, brother, and death begins already at birth. Every breath, every heartbeat, is a moment of dying - a little shove toward the end.
The nicest thing for me is sleep, then at least I can dream.
And the day came when the risk to remain tight in a bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom.
Too much of a good thing can be wonderful!
People can tell you to keep your mouth shut, but that doesn't stop you from having your own opinion
It is easier to influence strong than weak characters in life.
There's nowhere you can be that isn't where you're meant to be...
I have no idea what's awaiting me, or what will happen when this all ends. For the moment I know this: there are sick people and they need curing.
A man who dares to waste one hour of time has not discovered the value of life.
Dictators ride to and fro upon tigers which they dare not dismount. And the tigers are getting hungry.
Anyone who knows anything of history knows that great social changes are impossible without feminine upheaval. Social progress can be measured exactly by the social position of the fair sex, the ugly ones included
Style is knowing who you are, what you want to say, and not giving a damn
To one extent, if you've seen one city slum, you've seen them all.
Im not in this world to live up to your expectations and youre not in this world to live up to mine.