All that happens means something; nothing you do is ever insignificant.
There are two tragedies in life. One is to lose your heart's desire. The other is to gain it.
No one has ever become poor by giving.
Too much of a good thing can be wonderful!
Old age is by nature rather talkative.
There is nothing more frightful than ignorance in action.
To live is to choose. But to choose well, you must know who you are and what you stand for, where you want to go and why you want to get there.
Life is like playing a violin solo in public and learning the instrument as one goes on.
There's no advantage to hurrying through life.
Luxury is not a necessity to me, but beautiful and good things are.
Dictators ride to and fro upon tigers which they dare not dismount. And the tigers are getting hungry.
Anyone who lives within their means suffers from a lack of imagination.
Middle age has been defined as what happens when a person's broad mind and narrow waist change places.
If I'm honest I have to tell you I still read fairy-tales and I like them best of all.
My life didn't please me, so I created my life.
Only he who accepts clashes and conflicts in life, loves life.
Within the child lies the fate of the future.
Pain don't hurt.
The reality of the building does not consist in the roof and walls, but in the space within to be lived in.
In the end, it's not the years in your life that count. It's the life in your years.
Symbols are the imaginative signposts of life.