Pain don't hurt.
In the end, it's not the years in your life that count. It's the life in your years.
Someone's sitting in the shade today because someone planted a tree a long time ago.
Simplicity is the keynote of all true elegance.
Don't cry for a man who's left you - the next one may fall for your smile.
We fear our highest possibility (as well as our lowest one). We are generally afraid to become that which we can glimpse in our most perfect moments.
We make up horrors to help us cope with the real ones.
He had the look of one who had drunk the cup of life and found a dead beetle at the bottom.
Never be bullied into silence. Never allow yourself to be made a victim. Accept no one's definition of your life; define yourself.
One does not become enlightened by imagining figures of light, but by making the darkness conscious.
If you want to keep your memories, you first have to live them.
Life is a difficult game. You can win it only by retaining your birthright to be a person.
Have you ever noticed that anybody driving slower than you is an idiot, and anyone going faster than you is a maniac?
This thing of being a hero, about the main thing to it is to know when to die.
Dictators ride to and fro upon tigers which they dare not dismount. And the tigers are getting hungry.
A man who dares to waste one hour of time has not discovered the value of life.
Every day brings a chance to live free of regret and with as much joy, fun, and laughter as you can stand.
Every person who ever thought he had a right to assert, and went boldly and asserted it, himself, or jointly with others that shared his convictions, was a direct actionist.
We were all at once terribly alone; and alone we must see it through.
It would please me best if, at the last, a marble stone shall record that this Queen having lived such and such a time, lived and died a virgin.
Christmas waves a magic wand over this world, and behold, everything is softer and more beautiful.