The behavior of a human being in sexual matters is often a prototype for the whole of his other modes of reaction in life.
Live to the point of tears.
I really had a lot of dreams when I was a kid, and I think a great deal of that grew out of the fact that I had a chance to read a lot.
There's nowhere you can be that isn't where you're meant to be...
History repeats itself, first as tragedy, second as farce.
Amnesty is as good for those who give it as for those who receive it. It has the admirable quality of bestowing mercy on both sides.
To one extent, if you've seen one city slum, you've seen them all.
Hard work, disciplined habits, modesty in living, contentment and cheerfulness.
Don't cry for a man who's left you - the next one may fall for your smile.
Wrinkles should merely indicate where the smiles have been.
Early in life I had to choose between honest arrogance and hypocritical humility. I chose the former and have seen no reason to change.
I want to feel my life while I'm in it.
We cannot live better than in seeking to become better.
Every life has a measure of sorrow, and sometimes this is what awakens us.
Middle age has been defined as what happens when a person's broad mind and narrow waist change places.
Life can be pulled by goals just as surely as it can be pushed by drives.
Don't be too timid and squeamish about your actions. All life is an experiment. The more experiments you make the better.
Life has got to be lived-that's all that there is to it.
We must be willing to fail and to appreciate the truth that often 'Life is not a problem to be solved, but a mystery to be lived.'
When I let go of what I am, I become what I might be.
When a woman conceives her true self, a miracle occurs and life around her begins again.