I think the highest and lowest points are the important ones. Anything else is just...in between.
Life is either a daring adventure or nothing. Security is mostly a superstition. It does not exist in nature.
The highest manifestation of strength is to keep ourselves calm and on our own feet.
All my life I used to wonder what I would become when I grew up. Then, about seven years ago, I realized that I was never going to grow up - that growing is an ever ongoing process.
As far as we can discern, the sole purpose of human existence is to kindle a light of meaning in the darkness of mere being.
I don't mind living in a man's world, as long as I can be a woman in it.
The reality of the building does not consist in the roof and walls, but in the space within to be lived in.
Noble life demands a noble architecture for noble uses of noble men. Lack of culture means what it has always meant: ignoble civilization and therefore imminent downfall.
Everything existing in the universe is the fruit of chance and necessity.
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.
No passion in the world is equal to the passion to alter someone else's draft.
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.
Style is knowing who you are, what you want to say, and not giving a damn
Work harder on yourself than you do on your job.
What goes up must come down.
To be interested in the changing seasons is . . . a happier state of mind than to be hopelessly in love with spring.
That's the trouble with the world. We all despise ourselves.
There's no advantage to hurrying through life.
The natural world is the greatest source of excitement. The greatest source of visual beauty. It is the greatest source of so much in life that makes life worth living.
Life is a disease, brother, and death begins already at birth. Every breath, every heartbeat, is a moment of dying - a little shove toward the end.
Shame is an ornament to the young; a disgrace to the old.