The joy in life is his who has the heart to demand it.
Most people are other people. Their thoughts are someone else's opinions, their lives a mimicry, their passions a quotation.
And the day came when the risk to remain tight in a bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom.
Open your eyes, look within. Are you satisfied with the life you're living?
The 'good old times'-all times, when old, are good.
To be a princess is to play at life. To be a queen is to be a serious player...The purpose of life as a woman is to ascend to the throne and rule with heart.
To cherish what remains of the Earth and to foster its renewal is our only legitimate hope of survival.
Life is not a problem to be solved, but a reality to be experienced.
Courage is a kind of salvation.
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 is what happens to you while you're busy making other plans.
Love is like an hourglass, with the heart filling up as the brain empties
In the end, it's not the years in your life that count. It's the life in your years.
To one extent, if you've seen one city slum, you've seen them all.
There's no advantage to hurrying through life.
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.
The less you know, the more you believe.
Remember that not getting what you want is sometimes a wonderful stroke of luck.
Everything in the world is about sex except sex. Sex is about power.
Being ignorant is not so much a shame, as being unwilling to learn.
Joy is what happens to us when we allow ourselves to recognize how good things really are.