A tragedy means always a man's struggle with that which is stronger than man.
A man who dares to waste one hour of life has not discovered the value of life
Life has got to be lived-that's all that there is to it.
My art and profession is to live.
Imagination and fiction make up more than three quarters of our real life.
Each person must live their life as a model for others.
Life is full of misery, loneliness, and suffering - and it's all over much too soon.
Iím not afraid of death, but Iím in no hurry to die. I have so much I want to do first.
Even when you think you have your life all mapped out, things happen that shape your destiny in ways you might never have imagined.
Let silence take you to the core of life.
To forget is the secret of eternal youth. One grows old only through memory. There's much too little forgetting.
A wise girl kisses but doesn't love, listens but doesn't believe, and leaves before she is left.
The reality of the building does not consist in the roof and walls, but in the space within to be lived in.
Don't let making a living prevent you from making a life.
Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one's courage.
Early in life I had to choose between honest arrogance and hypocritical humility. I chose the former and have seen no reason to change.
The life of inner peace, being harmonious and without stress, is the easiest type of existence.
Freedom would be not to choose between black and white but to abjure such prescribed choices.
Wrinkles are engraved smiles.
Joy is what happens to us when we allow ourselves to recognize how good things really are.
How can I go forward when I don't know which way I'm facing?