Life swings like a pendulum backward and forward between pain and boredom.
Any idiot can face a crisis; it's this day-to-day living that wears you out.
The 'good old times'-all times, when old, are good.
Pain don't hurt.
Open your eyes, look within. Are you satisfied with the life you're living?
What would life be if we had no courage to attempt anything?
The future is the shape of things to come.
If we couldn't laugh we would all go insane.
My life didn't please me, so I created my life.
Wrinkles should merely indicate where the smiles have been.
He who is in love with himself has at least this advantage - he won't encounter many rivals.
Don't cry for a man who's left you - the next one may fall for your smile.
What do you want meaning for? Life is desire, not meaning.
Live simply so others may simply live.
The lessons of the past are ignored and obliterated in a contemporary antagonism known as the generation gap.
We can allow satellites, planets, suns, universe, nay whole systems of universes, to be governed by laws, but the smallest insect, we wish to be created at once by special act.
If you've been playing poker for half an hour and you still don't know who the patsy is, you're the patsy.
The natural world is the greatest source of excitement. The greatest source of visual beauty. It is the greatest source of so much in life that makes life worth living.
Three things have been difficult to tame: the oceans, fools, and women. We may soon be able to tame the oceans; fools and women will take a little longer.
The image is one thing and the human being is another...It's very hard to live up to an image, put it that way.
Colors, like features, follow the changes of the emotions.