To be a princess is to play at life. To be a queen is to be a serious player...The purpose of life as a woman is to ascend to the throne and rule with heart.
Live your life as an Exclamation rather than an Explanation
The gentleman understands rightousness, the petty man understands interest.
Don't let making a living prevent you from making a life.
My life didn't please me, so I created my life.
I really had a lot of dreams when I was a kid, and I think a great deal of that grew out of the fact that I had a chance to read a lot.
The universe we observe has precisely the properties we should expect if there is, at bottom, no design, no purpose, no evil, no good, nothing but blind, pitiless indifference
We write to taste life twice, in the moment and in retrospect.
Do not wait for the last judgment. It comes every day.
Life can be wonderful if you're not afraid of it. All it takes is courage, imagination ... and a little dough
All my life I have tried to pluck a thistle and plant a flower wherever the flower would grow in thought and mind.
In the end, it's not the years in your life that count. It's the life in your years.
My art and profession is to live.
The future starts today, not tomorrow.
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.
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.
Death is not the opposite of life, but a part of it.
Never be bullied into silence. Never allow yourself to be made a victim. Accept no one's definition of your life; define yourself.
All my life I used to wonder what I would become when I grew up. Then, about seven years ago, I realized that I was never going to grow up - that growing is an ever ongoing process.
Life is the dancer and you are the dance.
Life's a journey, not a destination.