The pleasure of the moment begins to wither almost as soon as it blossoms; our pleasures are soon swallowed up in time's relentless torrent.
A photograph is a moral decision taken in one eighth of a second.
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.
Maybe this world is another planet?s hell.
The privilege of a lifetime is to become who you truly are.
Life swings like a pendulum backward and forward between pain and boredom.
Even truth needs to be clad in new garments if it is to appeal to a new age.
We all learn lessons in life. Some stick, some don't. I have always learned more from rejection and failure than from acceptance and success.
Life is too short, or too long, for me to allow myself the luxury of living it so badly.
Everything in the world is about sex except sex. Sex is about power.
To be able to look back upon ones life in satisfaction, is to live twice.
Consistency is contrary to nature, contrary to life. The only completely consistent people are the dead.
Iím not afraid of death, but Iím in no hurry to die. I have so much I want to do first.
You have to go on and be crazy. Craziness is like heaven.
In the end, it's not the years in your life that count. It's the life in your years.
The less you know, the more you believe.
Most people are other people. Their thoughts are someone else's opinions, their lives a mimicry, their passions a quotation.
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.
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.
In the long history of humankind (and animal kind, too) those who learned to collaborate and improvise most effectively have prevailed
The true value of a human being is determined primarily by the measure and the sense in which he has attained to liberation from the self.