There is no worse bitterness than to reach the end of your life and realized you have not lived.
The more I see, the less I know for sure.
If you want a happy ending, that depends, of course, on where you stop your story.
Sometimes you have to be apart from people you love, but that doesn't make you love them any less. Sometimes you love them more.
To one extent, if you've seen one city slum, you've seen them all.
Your children are not your children. They are the sons and daughters of Life's longing for itself.
I really had a lot of dreams when I was a kid, and I think a great deal of that grew out of the fact that I had a chance to read a lot.
Living is Easy with Eyes Closed.
The joy in life is his who has the heart to demand it.
Most people are other people. Their thoughts are someone else's opinions, their lives a mimicry, their passions a quotation.
Life is not a problem to be solved, but a reality to be experienced.
A tragedy means always a man's struggle with that which is stronger than man.
People do not like to think. If one thinks, one must reach conclusions. Conclusions are not always pleasant.
The doctor of the future will give no medicine, but will interest her or his patients in the care of the human frame, in a proper diet, and in the cause and prevention of disease.
The object of life is not to be on the side of the majority, but to escape finding oneself in the ranks of the insane.
Our life is frittered away by detail. Simplify, simplify.
Life always waits for some crisis to occur before revealing itself at its most brilliant.
The past is the best prophet of the future.
The essence of life is statistical improbability on a colossal scale.
In order to seek truth, it is necessary once in the course of our life to doubt, as far as possible, of all things.
A woman may very well form a friendship with a man, but for this to endure, it must be assisted by a little physical antipathy.