And the day came when the risk to remain tight in a bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom.
Just as modern motorways have no room for ox-carts or wandering pedestrians, so modern society has little place for lives and ways that are too eccentric.
Anything I've done up till 27 May 1999 was kind of an illusion, existing without living. My daughter, the birth of my daughter, gave me life.
There's nowhere you can be that isn't where you're meant to be...
As you go through life, you've got to see the valleys as well as the peaks.
Let the guarantee of free speech be in every man's determination to use it, and we shall have no need of paper declarations.
If I get married, I want to be very married.
The way to know life is to love many things.
Be thankful for what you have; you'll end up having more. If you concentrate on what you don't have, you will never, ever have enough
Fortune cannot aid those who do nothing.
Not all things are to be discovered; many are better concealed.
A beautiful thing never gives so much pain as does failing to hear and see it.
Any idiot can face a crisis; it's this day-to-day living that wears you out.
Have no fear of perfection - you'll never reach it.
Imagination does not become great until human beings, given the courage and the strength, use it to create.
He who has a why to live can bear with almost any how.
I restore myself when I'm alone.
Life is not measured by the number of breaths we take, but by the moments that take our breath away.
That's the trouble with the world. We all despise ourselves.
Life must be lived as play.
Eventually all things fall into place. Until then, laugh at the confusion, live for the moments, and know everything happens for a reason.