A beautiful thing never gives so much pain as does failing to hear and see it.
Life is tough, but it's tougher when you're stupid.
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
Consistency is contrary to nature, contrary to life. The only completely consistent people are the dead.
The 'good old times'-all times, when old, are good.
A man who dares to waste one hour of life has not discovered the value of life
We all learn lessons in life. Some stick, some don't. I have always learned more from rejection and failure than from acceptance and success.
The man who has no sense of history, is like a man who has no ears or eyes
It's often just enough to be with someone. I don't need to touch them. Not even talk. A feeling passes between you both. You're not alone.
Even when you think you have your life all mapped out, things happen that shape your destiny in ways you might never have imagined.
If it is worth doing, it is worth overdoing.
The behavior of a human being in sexual matters is often a prototype for the whole of his other modes of reaction in life.
Christmas waves a magic wand over this world, and behold, everything is softer and more beautiful.
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.
I was born with an enormous need for affection, and a terrible need to give it.
A woman may very well form a friendship with a man, but for this to endure, it must be assisted by a little physical antipathy.
We write to taste life twice, in the moment and in retrospect.
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.
In the end, everything is a gag.
Science is the most reliable guide for civilization, for life, for success in the world. Searching a guide other than the science is meaning carelessness, ignorance and heresy.
Is it progress if a cannibal uses a fork?