History has shown there are no invincible armies.
My art and profession is to live.
Anyone who knows anything of history knows that great social changes are impossible without feminine upheaval. Social progress can be measured exactly by the social position of the fair sex, the ugly ones included
Live your life as though your every act were to become a universal law.
Between two evils, I always pick the one I never tried before.
I have always regarded myself as the pillar of my life.
Eventually all things fall into place. Until then, laugh at the confusion, live for the moments, and know everything happens for a reason.
Imagination does not become great until human beings, given the courage and the strength, use it to create.
I was born with an enormous need for affection, and a terrible need to give it.
The man who has no sense of history, is like a man who has no ears or eyes
In the survival of favoured individuals and races, during the constantly-recurring struggle for existence, we see a powerful and ever-acting form of selection.
The 'good old times'-all times, when old, are good.
The life of inner peace, being harmonious and without stress, is the easiest type of existence.
A woman may very well form a friendship with a man, but for this to endure, it must be assisted by a little physical antipathy.
People do not like to think. If one thinks, one must reach conclusions. Conclusions are not always pleasant.
Old age, especially an honoured old age, has so great authority, that this is of more value than all the pleasures of youth.
Life is not divided into semesters. You don't get summers off and very few employers are interested in helping you find yourself.
Within the child lies the fate of the future.
Each person must live their life as a model for others.
Just as modern motorways have no room for ox-carts or wandering pedestrians, so modern society has little place for lives and ways that are too eccentric.
Life is not a problem to be solved, but a reality to be experienced.