A wise girl kisses but doesn't love, listens but doesn't believe, and leaves before she is left.
Freedom would be not to choose between black and white but to abjure such prescribed choices.
The joy in life is his who has the heart to demand it.
Living is Easy with Eyes Closed.
We're born alone, we live alone, we die alone. Only through our love and friendship can we create the illusion for the moment that we're not alone.
A photograph is a moral decision taken in one eighth of a second.
The gentleman understands rightousness, the petty man understands interest.
No snowflake in an avalanche ever feels responsible.
A life spent making mistakes is not only more honorable, but more useful than a life spent doing nothing.
There is one common struggle against those who have appropriated the earth, the money, and the machines.
Whether I shall turn out to be the hero of my own life, or whether that station will be held by anybody else, these pages must show.
Life does not need to mutilate itself in order to be pure.
I don't need you to remind me of my age. I have a bladder to do that for me.
Wrinkles should merely indicate where the smiles have been.
Doubt must be no more than vigilance, otherwise it can become dangerous.
Life has a certain flavour for those who have fought and risked all that the sheltered and protected can never experience.
The happiest is the person who suffers the least pain; the most miserable who enjoys the least pleasure.
Everything we do is infused with the energy with which we do it. If we're frantic, life will be frantic. If we're peaceful, life will be peaceful. And so our goal in any situation becomes inner peace.
Life can only be understood backwards; but it must be lived forwards.
Nothing in life is to be feared, it is only to be understood. Now is the time to understand more, so that we may fear less.
There are two things a person should never be angry at, what they can help, and what they cannot.