Life is not divided into semesters. You don't get summers off and very few employers are interested in helping you find yourself.
The knowledge of oneself will preserve that person from vanity.
Its not the men in your life that matters, its the life in your men.
Life is more or less a lie, but then again, that's exactly the way we want it to be.
Don't cry for a man who's left you - the next one may fall for your smile.
The earth is like a spaceship that didn't come with an operating manual.
Joy is what happens to us when we allow ourselves to recognize how good things really are.
Life did not intend to make us perfect. Whoever is perfect belongs in a museum.
Blessed be Providence which has given to each his toy: the doll to the child, the child to the woman, the woman to the man, the man to the devil!
The future is the shape of things to come.
I would rather entertain and hope that people learned something than educate people and hope they were entertained.
To one extent, if you've seen one city slum, you've seen them all.
Love is like an hourglass, with the heart filling up as the brain empties
Those who are easily shocked should be shocked more often.
Is it not enough that 'things are cruel and blind'? Must we also be cruel and blind?
If we are not free, no one will respect us.
Rudeness is the weak man's imitation of strength.
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.
Imagination and fiction make up more than three quarters of our real life.
The body is meant to be seen, not all covered up.
Life is full of misery, loneliness, and suffering - and it's all over much too soon.