Life should be great rather than long.
Life is either a daring adventure or nothing. Security is mostly a superstition. It does not exist in nature.
Safeguarding the rights of others is the most noble and beautiful end of a human being.
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 pure adventure, and the sooner we realize that, the quicker we will be able to treat life as art.
The young people think the old people are fools - but the old people know the young people are fools.
Humility is really important because it keeps you fresh and new.
Quick sensitivity is inseperable from a ready understanding.
Stop acting as if life is a rehearsal. Live this day as if it were your last. The past is over and gone. The future is not guaranteed.
A tragedy means always a man's struggle with that which is stronger than man.
No social problem is as universal as the oppression of the child
In the end, everything is a gag.
The behavior of a human being in sexual matters is often a prototype for the whole of his other modes of reaction in life.
You can have it all. Just not all at once.
Open your arms to change, but don't let go of your values.
Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one's courage.
I like nonsense, it wakes up the brain cells. Fantasy is a necessary ingredient in living.
Boys will be boys. And even that wouldn't matter if only we could prevent girls from being girls.
Whether I shall turn out to be the hero of my own life, or whether that station will be held by anybody else, these pages must show.
Nothing in life is more remarkable than the unnecessary anxiety which we endure, and generally create ourselves.
I don't know who invented high heels, but all women owe him a lot!