I don't need you to remind me of my age. I have a bladder to do that for me.
Your purpose in life is to find your purpose and give your whole heart and soul to it.
Quick sensitivity is inseperable from a ready understanding.
Between two evils, I always pick the one I never tried before.
Wrinkles should merely indicate where the smiles have been.
It is not how old you are, but how you are old.
In every tragedy, an element of comedy is preserved. Comedy is just tragedy reversed.
Life does not need to mutilate itself in order to be pure.
Never be bullied into silence. Never allow yourself to be made a victim. Accept no one's definition of your life; define yourself.
The natural world is the greatest source of excitement. The greatest source of visual beauty. It is the greatest source of so much in life that makes life worth living.
Humility is really important because it keeps you fresh and new.
Even when you think you have your life all mapped out, things happen that shape your destiny in ways you might never have imagined.
You have to go on and be crazy. Craziness is like heaven.
It was my care to make my life illustrious not by words more than by deeds.
By putting forward the hands of the clock you shall not advance the hour.
Within the child lies the fate of the future.
A tragedy means always a man's struggle with that which is stronger than man.
It would please me best if, at the last, a marble stone shall record that this Queen having lived such and such a time, lived and died a virgin.
The more man meditates upon good thoughts, the better will be his world and the world at large.
True spirituality has its basis in moral life, which in turn is based on contem-plation.
Life is full of misery, loneliness, and suffering - and it's all over much too soon.