Most people are other people. Their thoughts are someone else's opinions, their lives a mimicry, their passions a quotation.
To forget is the secret of eternal youth. One grows old only through memory. There's much too little forgetting.
Its not the men in your life that matters, its the life in your men.
If you've been playing poker for half an hour and you still don't know who the patsy is, you're the patsy.
The purpose of art is washing the dust of daily life off our souls.
Life has got to be lived-that's all that there is to it.
Every morning we are born again. What we do today is what matters most.
We live in a society exquisitely dependent on science and technology, in which hardly anyone knows anything about science and technology.
The great mistake is to anticipate the outcome of the engagement; you ought not to be thinking of whether it ends in victory or defeat. Let nature take its course, and your tools will strike at the right moment.
The privilege of a lifetime is to become who you truly are.
A wise girl kisses but doesn't love, listens but doesn't believe, and leaves before she is left.
The gentleman understands rightousness, the petty man understands interest.
Some days you're the bug, some days you're the windshield.
The future is the shape of things to come.
We can allow satellites, planets, suns, universe, nay whole systems of universes, to be governed by laws, but the smallest insect, we wish to be created at once by special act.
Nature is not human-hearted.
The nicest thing for me is sleep, then at least I can dream.
On stage, I make love to 25,000 different people, then I go home alone.
In the end, it's not the years in your life that count. It's the life in your years.
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.'
The journey of a thousand miles begins with one step.