Old age, especially an honoured old age, has so great authority, that this is of more value than all the pleasures of youth.
When we do the best that we can, we never know what miracle is wrought in our life, or in the life of another.
We think too much and feel too little.
A photograph is a moral decision taken in one eighth of a second.
There's nowhere you can be that isn't where you're meant to be...
Wrinkles are engraved smiles.
When someone leaves, it's because someone else is about to arrive.
It's only terrible to have nothing to wait for.
Short as life is, we make it still shorter by the careless waste of time.
The nicest thing for me is sleep, then at least I can dream.
In order to seek truth, it is necessary once in the course of our life to doubt, as far as possible, of all things.
I don't need you to remind me of my age. I have a bladder to do that for me.
When one has not had a good father, one must create one.
In the long history of humankind (and animal kind, too) those who learned to collaborate and improvise most effectively have prevailed
Every person who ever thought he had a right to assert, and went boldly and asserted it, himself, or jointly with others that shared his convictions, was a direct actionist.
Any place I hang my head is home.
A beautiful thing never gives so much pain as does failing to hear and see it.
Life is a journey, not a destination.
Take a chance! All life is a chance. The man who goes farthest is generally the one who is willing to do and dare.
Colors, like features, follow the changes of the emotions.
To be a princess is to play at life. To be a queen is to be a serious player...The purpose of life as a woman is to ascend to the throne and rule with heart.