Life is not an exact science, it is an art.
Close by the Rights of Man, at the least set beside them, are the Rights of the Spirit.
Life is like playing a violin solo in public and learning the instrument as one goes on.
If you want a happy ending, that depends, of course, on where you stop your story.
Life is pure adventure, and the sooner we realize that, the quicker we will be able to treat life as art.
A man's true character comes out when he's drunk.
Life is not divided into semesters. You don't get summers off and very few employers are interested in helping you find yourself.
I don't mind living in a man's world, as long as I can be a woman in it.
Time ripens all things; no one is born wise.
We were all at once terribly alone; and alone we must see it through.
Safeguarding the rights of others is the most noble and beautiful end of a human being.
My art and profession is to live.
We can never judge the lives of others, because each person knows only their own pain and renunciation. It's one thing to feel that you are on the right path, but it's another to think that yours is the only path.
If I get married, I want to be very married.
I always like to look on the optimistic side of life, but I am realistic enough to know that life is a complex matter.
The difficulty we have in accepting responsibility for our behaviour lies in the desire to avoid the pain of the consequences of that behaviour
Life can be wonderful if you're not afraid of it. All it takes is courage, imagination ... and a little dough
Middle age has been defined as what happens when a person's broad mind and narrow waist change places.
Time is really the only capital that any human being has and the thing that he can least afford to waste or lose
All my life I used to wonder what I would become when I grew up. Then, about seven years ago, I realized that I was never going to grow up - that growing is an ever ongoing process.
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.'