We make up horrors to help us cope with the real ones.
A man who dares to waste one hour of life has not discovered the value of life
To be interested in the changing seasons is . . . a happier state of mind than to be hopelessly in love with spring.
If we couldn't laugh we would all go insane.
Life is more or less a lie, but then again, that's exactly the way we want it to be.
All my life through, the new sights of nature made me rejoice like a child.
Shame is an ornament to the young; a disgrace to the old.
I have always regarded myself as the pillar of 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.
Time is the best killer.
A wise girl kisses but doesn't love, listens but doesn't believe, and leaves before she is left.
Safeguarding the rights of others is the most noble and beautiful end of a human being.
Losing your way on a journey is unfortunate. But, losing your reason for the journey is a fate more cruel.
I never think of the future - it comes soon enough.
The secret of life is honesty and fair dealing. If you can fake that, you've got it made.
Life is like playing a violin solo in public and learning the instrument as one goes on.
Life does not need to mutilate itself in order to be pure.
You can give in to the failure messages and be a bitter deadbeat of excuses. Or you can choose to be happy and positive and excited about life.
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.
To cherish what remains of the Earth and to foster its renewal is our only legitimate hope of survival.
I'd trade all my tomorrows for a single yesterday.