A wise girl kisses but doesn't love, listens but doesn't believe, and leaves before she is left.
If you want a happy ending, that depends, of course, on where you stop your story.
Boys will be boys. And even that wouldn't matter if only we could prevent girls from being girls.
Even when you think you have your life all mapped out, things happen that shape your destiny in ways you might never have imagined.
Wrinkles are engraved smiles.
I would rather live in a world where my life is surrounded by mystery than live in a world so small that my mind could comprehend it.
Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one's courage.
The man who has no sense of history, is like a man who has no ears or eyes
Old age is the only disease you dont want to be cured of.
There's no advantage to hurrying through life.
If it is worth doing, it is worth overdoing.
Life is not measured by the number of breaths we take, but by the moments that take our breath away.
One of the saddest things in life, is the things one remembers.
First, then, God, being all-just, wishes to do justice; being all-wise, knows what justice is; being all-powerful, can do justice. Why then injustice?
Rudeness is the weak man's imitation of strength.
Shame is an ornament to the young; a disgrace to the old.
Anybody can dig a hole and plant a tree. But make sure it survives. You have to nurture it, you have to water it, you have to keep at it until it becomes rooted so it can take care or itself. There are so many enemies of trees.
To conceal anything from those to whom I am attached, is not in my nature. I can never close my lips where I have opened my heart.
The nicest thing for me is sleep, then at least I can dream.
Until you value yourself, you won't value your time. Until you value your time, you will not do anything with it.
No social problem is as universal as the oppression of the child