The nicest thing for me is sleep, then at least I can dream.
We're born alone, we live alone, we die alone. Only through our love and friendship can we create the illusion for the moment that we're not alone.
There's place and means for every man alive.
When making your choice in life, do not neglect to live.
In every tragedy, an element of comedy is preserved. Comedy is just tragedy reversed.
He who kisses joy as it flies by will live in eternity's sunrise.
I have always regarded myself as the pillar of my life.
Most people are other people. Their thoughts are someone else's opinions, their lives a mimicry, their passions a quotation.
Life would be tragic if it weren't funny.
If you have zest and enthusiasm, you attract zest and enthusiasm. Life does give back in kind.
The future starts today, not tomorrow.
A life not lived for others is not a life.
One does not become enlightened by imagining figures of light, but by making the darkness conscious.
First, then, God, being all-just, wishes to do justice; being all-wise, knows what justice is; being all-powerful, can do justice. Why then injustice?
Its not the men in your life that matters, its the life in your men.
Amnesty is as good for those who give it as for those who receive it. It has the admirable quality of bestowing mercy on both sides.
And the day came when the risk to remain tight in a bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom.
We write to taste life twice, in the moment and in retrospect.
Everything we do is infused with the energy with which we do it. If we're frantic, life will be frantic. If we're peaceful, life will be peaceful. And so our goal in any situation becomes inner peace.
The true value of a human being is determined primarily by the measure and the sense in which he has attained to liberation from the self.
To live is to be musical, starting with the blood dancing in your veins. Everything living has a rhythm. Do you feel your music?