If we are not free, no one will respect us.
It takes a long time to grow young.
The present is theirs; the future, for which I really worked, is mine.
If you have zest and enthusiasm, you attract zest and enthusiasm. Life does give back in kind.
The true value of a human being is determined primarily by the measure and the sense in which he has attained to liberation from the self.
Humility is really important because it keeps you fresh and new.
Life is too short, or too long, for me to allow myself the luxury of living it so badly.
If one's different, one's bound to be lonely.
In order to seek truth, it is necessary once in the course of our life to doubt, as far as possible, of all things.
Between two evils, I always pick the one I never tried before.
A photograph is a moral decision taken in one eighth of a second.
Old age is by nature rather talkative.
I'd trade all my tomorrows for a single yesterday.
History repeats itself, first as tragedy, second as farce.
Courage is a kind of salvation.
A man who dares to waste one hour of time has not discovered the value of life.
We can never judge the lives of others, because each person knows only their own pain and renunciation. It's one thing to feel that you are on the right path, but it's another to think that yours is the only path.
We make up horrors to help us cope with the real ones.
Quick sensitivity is inseperable from a ready understanding.
One does not become enlightened by imagining figures of light, but by making the darkness conscious.
A hospital bed is a parked taxi with the meter running.