Every person who ever thought he had a right to assert, and went boldly and asserted it, himself, or jointly with others that shared his convictions, was a direct actionist.
Almost all our desires, when examined, contain something too shameful to reveal.
A wise girl kisses but doesn't love, listens but doesn't believe, and leaves before she is left.
If you break your neck, if you have nothing to eat, if your house is on fire, then you got a problem. Everything else is inconvenience.
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.'
All my life I have tried to pluck a thistle and plant a flower wherever the flower would grow in thought and mind.
People do not like to think. If one thinks, one must reach conclusions. Conclusions are not always pleasant.
I don't know who invented high heels, but all women owe him a lot!
If you want to keep your memories, you first have to live them.
I am convinced we do not only love ourselves in others but hate ourselves in others too.
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.
When one has not had a good father, one must create one.
As soon as you trust yourself, you will know how to live.
Love is like an hourglass, with the heart filling up as the brain empties
Everything we do is infused with the energy with which we do it. If we're frantic, life will be frantic. If we're peaceful, life will be peaceful. And so our goal in any situation becomes inner peace.
To protect our freedoms, it seems we're going to have to relinquish some of our freedoms for a short period of time.
Life is a difficult game. You can win it only by retaining your birthright to be a person.
Live simply so others may simply live.
The gentleman understands rightousness, the petty man understands interest.
You never know what life is like, until you have lived it.
Each man should frame life so that at some future hour fact and his dreaming meet.