Landlords, like all other men, love to reap where they never sowed.
There is nothing enlightened about shrinking so that other people won't feel insecure around you. We are all meant to shine, as children do.
When all life is seen as divine, everyone grows wings.
To forget is the secret of eternal youth. One grows old only through memory. There's much too little forgetting.
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.
I would rather live in a world where my life is surrounded by mystery than live in a world so small that my mind could comprehend it.
Doing nothing is happiness for children and misery for old men.
Time ripens all things; no one is born wise.
If we are not free, no one will respect us.
To be interested in the changing seasons is . . . a happier state of mind than to be hopelessly in love with spring.
The more I see, the less I know for sure.
A mother takes twenty years to make a man of her boy, and another woman makes a fool of him in twenty minutes.
Wrinkles should merely indicate where the smiles have been.
Between two evils, I always pick the one I never tried before.
My life didn't please me, so I created my life.
Imagination does not become great until human beings, given the courage and the strength, use it to create.
When someone leaves, it's because someone else is about to arrive.
The behavior of a human being in sexual matters is often a prototype for the whole of his other modes of reaction in life.
The highest manifestation of strength is to keep ourselves calm and on our own feet.
The life of inner peace, being harmonious and without stress, is the easiest type of existence.
I think the highest and lowest points are the important ones. Anything else is just...in between.