A lie told often enough becomes the truth.
A wise girl kisses but doesn't love, listens but doesn't believe, and leaves before she is left.
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.
To be interested in the changing seasons is . . . a happier state of mind than to be hopelessly in love with spring.
We live in a society exquisitely dependent on science and technology, in which hardly anyone knows anything about science and technology.
When someone leaves, it's because someone else is about to arrive.
Life is the dancer and you are the dance.
And the day came when the risk to remain tight in a bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom.
We make up horrors to help us cope with the real ones.
The behavior of a human being in sexual matters is often a prototype for the whole of his other modes of reaction in life.
To be able to look back upon ones life in satisfaction, is to live twice.
Life can be pulled by goals just as surely as it can be pushed by drives.
I think it can be shown that the law makes ten criminals where it restrains one.
Each person must live their life as a model for others.
To live is the rarest thing in the world. Most people exist, that is all.
The more sand that has escaped from the hourglass of our life, the clearer we should see through it.
Dwell on the beauty of life. Watch the stars, and see yourself running with them
When I let go of what I am, I become what I might be.
Within the child lies the fate of the future.
Doing nothing is happiness for children and misery for old men.
A tragedy means always a man's struggle with that which is stronger than man.