There are two things a person should never be angry at, what they can help, and what they cannot.
Only he who accepts clashes and conflicts in life, loves life.
If you want a happy ending, that depends, of course, on where you stop your story.
To conceal anything from those to whom I am attached, is not in my nature. I can never close my lips where I have opened my heart.
The knowledge of oneself will preserve that person from vanity.
To live is the rarest thing in the world. Most people exist, that is all.
It's often just enough to be with someone. I don't need to touch them. Not even talk. A feeling passes between you both. You're not alone.
Life is pure adventure, and the sooner we realize that, the quicker we will be able to treat life as art.
Life is like playing a violin solo in public and learning the instrument as one goes on.
Being a hero is about the shortest-lived profession on earth.
I always like to look on the optimistic side of life, but I am realistic enough to know that life is a complex matter.
I'd trade all my tomorrows for a single yesterday.
You are not stuck where you are unless you decide to be.
Life is the dancer and you are the dance.
Everything passes. Nobody gets anything for keeps. And that's how we've got to live.
To forget is the secret of eternal youth. One grows old only through memory. There's much too little forgetting.
The desire to fly is an idea handed down to us by our ancestors who... looked enviously on the birds soaring freely through space... on the infinite highway of the air
All my life through, the new sights of nature made me rejoice like a child.
The way to know life is to love many things.
In the survival of favoured individuals and races, during the constantly-recurring struggle for existence, we see a powerful and ever-acting form of selection.
If you've been playing poker for half an hour and you still don't know who the patsy is, you're the patsy.