We cannot live better than in seeking to become better.
Life can be wonderful if you're not afraid of it. All it takes is courage, imagination ... and a little dough
I am an American; free born and free bred, where I acknowledge no man as my superior, except for his own worth, or as my inferior, except for his own demerit.
That's the trouble with the world. We all despise ourselves.
Life did not intend to make us perfect. Whoever is perfect belongs in a museum.
For life in general, there is but one decree: youth is a blunder, manhood a struggle, old age a regret.
Dictators ride to and fro upon tigers which they dare not dismount. And the tigers are getting hungry.
It's often just enough to be with someone. I don't need to touch them. Not even talk. A feeling passes between you both. You're not alone.
As soon as you trust yourself, you will know how to live.
Pain don't hurt.
Between two evils, I always pick the one I never tried before.
Blessed be Providence which has given to each his toy: the doll to the child, the child to the woman, the woman to the man, the man to the devil!
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.
To be able to look back upon ones life in satisfaction, is to live twice.
If you want to keep your memories, you first have to live them.
Every time I see an adult on a bicycle, I no longer despair for the future of the human race.
Life will not break your heart. It'll crush it.
Have no fear of perfection - you'll never reach it.
To do a great right do a little wrong.
If you don't design your own life plan, chances are you'll fall into someone else's plan. And guess what they have planned for you? Not much.
The present is theirs; the future, for which I really worked, is mine.