And the day came when the risk to remain tight in a bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom.
It takes a long time to grow young.
Landlords, like all other men, love to reap where they never sowed.
The future is the shape of things to come.
Life is full of misery, loneliness, and suffering - and it's all over much too soon.
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.
One of the saddest things in life, is the things one remembers.
One day you will ask me which is more important? My life or yours? I will say mine and you will walk away not knowing that you are my life.
Breathe. Let go. And remind yourself that this very moment is the only one you know you have for sure.
The 'good old times'-all times, when old, are good.
Life can be pulled by goals just as surely as it can be pushed by drives.
In every tragedy, an element of comedy is preserved. Comedy is just tragedy reversed.
Do not erase the designs the child makes in the soft wax of his inner life.
Is it progress if a cannibal uses a fork?
I have always regarded myself as the pillar of my life.
When I let go of what I am, I become what I might be.
True spirituality has its basis in moral life, which in turn is based on contem-plation.
Each person must live their life as a model for others.
If a man neglects education, he walks lame to the end of his life
Diamonds are a girls best friend.
Doubt must be no more than vigilance, otherwise it can become dangerous.