If man limits himself to a satisfied animal existence, and asks from life only what such an existence can give, the higher values of life at once disappear.
I used to live in a room full of mirrors; all I could see was me. I take my spirit and I crash my mirrors, now the whole world is here for me to see.
I've learned that even when I have pains, I don't have to be one.
There's no advantage to hurrying through life.
Three things have been difficult to tame: the oceans, fools, and women. We may soon be able to tame the oceans; fools and women will take a little longer.
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.
Don't part with your illusions. When they are gone you may still exist, but you have ceased to live.
Sometimes - history needs a push.
I don't know who invented high heels, but all women owe him a lot!
Live a balanced life - learn some and think some and draw some and paint some and sing and dance and play and work everyday some.
To protect our freedoms, it seems we're going to have to relinquish some of our freedoms for a short period of time.
Eventually all things fall into place. Until then, laugh at the confusion, live for the moments, and know everything happens for a reason.
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.
Any idiot can face a crisis; it's this day-to-day living that wears you out.
Life is made up of marble and mud.
Life is not a problem to be solved, but a reality to be experienced.
The life of inner peace, being harmonious and without stress, is the easiest type of existence.
One of the saddest things in life, is the things one remembers.
The more sand that has escaped from the hourglass of our life, the clearer we should see through it.
You can't live your life for other people. You've got to do what's right for you, even if it hurts some people you love.
My art and profession is to live.