Most people are other people. Their thoughts are someone else's opinions, their lives a mimicry, their passions a quotation.
Every life has a measure of sorrow, and sometimes this is what awakens us.
When someone leaves, it's because someone else is about to arrive.
We keep moving forward, opening new doors, and doing new things, because we're curious and curiosity keeps leading us down new paths.
Its not the men in your life that matters, its the life in your men.
There are two tragedies in life. One is to lose your heart's desire. The other is to gain it.
Live to the point of tears.
Of all the diversions of life, there is none so proper to fill up its empty spaces as the reading of useful and entertaining authors.
I am convinced we do not only love ourselves in others but hate ourselves in others too.
Im not in this world to live up to your expectations and youre not in this world to live up to mine.
I can't help thinking that there are only one or two ways of being brought into this world, but there are so many fucked-up ways of leaving it.
Living is Easy with Eyes Closed.
Live for yourself and you will live in vain;Live for others, and you will live again.
Is it progress if a cannibal uses a fork?
Life always waits for some crisis to occur before revealing itself at its most brilliant.
Some days you're the bug, some days you're the windshield.
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.
How wonderful it is that nobody need wait a single moment before starting to improve the world.
Whether I shall turn out to be the hero of my own life, or whether that station will be held by anybody else, these pages must show.
The first forty years of life give us the text; the next thirty supply the commentary on it.
There's no advantage to hurrying through life.