I don't know who invented high heels, but all women owe him a lot!
Today, more than ever before, life must be characterized by a sense of Universal responsibility, not only nation to nation and human to human, but also human to other forms of life.
Being a hero is about the shortest-lived profession on earth.
The more I see, the less I know for sure.
I am convinced we do not only love ourselves in others but hate ourselves in others too.
The present is theirs; the future, for which I really worked, is mine.
I can't help thinking that there are only one or two ways of being brought into this world, but there are so many fucked-up ways of leaving it.
Life's pretty good, and why wouldn't it be? I'm a pirate, after all.
If you don't design your own life plan, chances are you'll fall into someone else's plan. And guess what they have planned for you? Not much.
Live as if you were living a second time, and as though you had acted wrongly the first time.
Most people are other people. Their thoughts are someone else's opinions, their lives a mimicry, their passions a quotation.
A lie told often enough becomes the truth.
Life is the dancer and you are the dance.
Not all things are to be discovered; many are better concealed.
The historian looks backward. In the end he also believes backward.
I was born with an enormous need for affection, and a terrible need to give it.
Old minds are like old horses; you must exercise them if you wish to keep them in working order.
Have you ever noticed that anybody driving slower than you is an idiot, and anyone going faster than you is a maniac?
Mastery of the emotions is fundamental to a virtuous life.
We don't see things as they are, we see them as we are.
Don't be too timid and squeamish about your actions. All life is an experiment. The more experiments you make the better.