People can tell you to keep your mouth shut, but that doesn't stop you from having your own opinion
Life is not easy for any of us. But what of that? We must have perseverance and above all confidence in ourselves. We must believe that we are gifted for something and that this thing must be attained.
Have no fear of perfection - you'll never reach it.
The young people think the old people are fools - but the old people know the young people are fools.
History is a set of lies agreed upon.
Always say 'yes' to the present moment... Surrender to what is. Say 'yes' to life - and see how life starts suddenly to start working for you rather than against you.
Stop acting as if life is a rehearsal. Live this day as if it were your last. The past is over and gone. The future is not guaranteed.
Too much of a good thing can be wonderful!
The image is one thing and the human being is another...It's very hard to live up to an image, put it that way.
Yesterday is dead, tomorrow hasn't arrived yet. I have just one day, and I'm going to be happy in it.
Three things have been difficult to tame: the oceans, fools, and women. We may soon be able to tame the oceans; fools and women will take a little longer.
Without a measureless and perpetual uncertainty, the drama of human life would be destroyed.
The more man meditates upon good thoughts, the better will be his world and the world at large.
We all owe death a life.
Each person must live their life as a model for others.
I would rather entertain and hope that people learned something than educate people and hope they were entertained.
I desire to live in peace and to continue the life I have begun under the motto 'to live well you must live unseen'
There is also this benefit in brag: that the speaker is unconsciously expressing his own ideal. Humor him by all means, draw it all out, and hold him to it.
There are two things a person should never be angry at, what they can help, and what they cannot.
I don't mind living in a man's world, as long as I can be a woman in it.
Life is pure adventure, and the sooner we realize that, the quicker we will be able to treat life as art.