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.
The past is the best prophet of the future.
What goes up must come down.
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.
If you have zest and enthusiasm, you attract zest and enthusiasm. Life does give back in kind.
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.
The first forty years of life give us the text; the next thirty supply the commentary on it.
Nothing in life is more remarkable than the unnecessary anxiety which we endure, and generally create ourselves.
He who is in love with himself has at least this advantage - he won't encounter many rivals.
I have no idea what's awaiting me, or what will happen when this all ends. For the moment I know this: there are sick people and they need curing.
Its not the men in your life that matters, its the life in your men.
I have learned to seek my happiness by limiting my desires, rather than in attempting to satisfy them.
I generally avoid temptation unless I can't resist it.
Life must be lived as play.
Life is either a daring adventure or nothing. Security is mostly a superstition. It does not exist in nature.
I restore myself when I'm alone.
Never, ever underestimate the power of 'Id Like that.
How can I go forward when I don't know which way I'm facing?
The young people think the old people are fools - but the old people know the young people are fools.
Quick sensitivity is inseperable from a ready understanding.
Being ignorant is not so much a shame, as being unwilling to learn.