Life has got to be lived-that's all that there is to it.
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.
In every tragedy, an element of comedy is preserved. Comedy is just tragedy reversed.
History is the devil's scripture.
Everything existing in the universe is the fruit of chance and necessity.
Science is the outcome of being prepared to live without certainty and therefore a mark of maturity. It embraces doubt and loose ends.
Live as if you were living a second time, and as though you had acted wrongly the first time.
We must be willing to fail and to appreciate the truth that often 'Life is not a problem to be solved, but a mystery to be lived.'
Of all the diversions of life, there is none so proper to fill up its empty spaces as the reading of useful and entertaining authors.
Simplicity is the keynote of all true elegance.
If you want to keep your memories, you first have to live them.
Middle age has been defined as what happens when a person's broad mind and narrow waist change places.
The time you enjoy wasting is not wasted time.
When someone leaves, it's because someone else is about to arrive.
We live in a society exquisitely dependent on science and technology, in which hardly anyone knows anything about science and technology.
Boys will be boys. And even that wouldn't matter if only we could prevent girls from being girls.
The worldly comforts are not for me. I am like a traveller, who takes rest under a tree in the shade and then goes on his way.
To be a princess is to play at life. To be a queen is to be a serious player...The purpose of life as a woman is to ascend to the throne and rule with heart.
History is a set of lies agreed upon.
All sport ... is one of the few activities where young people can proceed along traditional avenues, where objectives are clear, where the desire to win is not only permissible, but encouraged.
Where there is love there is life.