You can't live your life for other people. You've got to do what's right for you, even if it hurts some people you love.
Life is not a problem to be solved, but a reality to be experienced.
We all owe death a life.
The essence of life is statistical improbability on a colossal scale.
A photograph is a moral decision taken in one eighth of a second.
Life should be great rather than long.
If you have been sunned through and through like an apricot on a wall from your earliest days, you are oversensitive to any withdrawal of heat.
Man is born free and everywhere he is in chains.
One does not become enlightened by imagining figures of light, but by making the darkness conscious.
There are only two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as though everything is a miracle.
How can I go forward when I don't know which way I'm facing?
Blessed be Providence which has given to each his toy: the doll to the child, the child to the woman, the woman to the man, the man to the devil!
Live simply so others may simply live.
As far as we can discern, the sole purpose of human existence is to kindle a light of meaning in the darkness of mere being.
Do what's right for you, as long as it don't hurt no one
There is also this benefit in brag: that the speaker is unconsciously expressing his own ideal. Humor him by all means, draw it all out, and hold him to it.
It's only terrible to have nothing to wait for.
The joy in life is his who has the heart to demand it.
Sometimes - history needs a push.
The privilege of a lifetime is to become who you truly are.
Time is the best killer.