Life will not break your heart. It'll crush it.
I have always regarded myself as the pillar of my life.
Dwell on the beauty of life. Watch the stars, and see yourself running with them
Most people treat the present moment as if it were an obstacle that they need to overcome. Since the present moment is life itself, it is an insane way to live.
Man is born free and everywhere he is in chains.
All of us are products of our childhood.
To forgive is not just to be altruistic.
Life is not divided into semesters. You don't get summers off and very few employers are interested in helping you find yourself.
Life is more or less a lie, but then again, that's exactly the way we want it to be.
Is it not enough that 'things are cruel and blind'? Must we also be cruel and blind?
Life is like playing a violin solo in public and learning the instrument as one goes on.
A hospital bed is a parked taxi with the meter running.
I desire to live in peace and to continue the life I have begun under the motto 'to live well you must live unseen'
Life is a difficult game. You can win it only by retaining your birthright to be a person.
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.
Even when you think you have your life all mapped out, things happen that shape your destiny in ways you might never have imagined.
Style is knowing who you are, what you want to say, and not giving a damn
A tragedy means always a man's struggle with that which is stronger than man.
Old age, especially an honoured old age, has so great authority, that this is of more value than all the pleasures of youth.
There's no advantage to hurrying through life.
To be interested in the changing seasons is . . . a happier state of mind than to be hopelessly in love with spring.