When a woman conceives her true self, a miracle occurs and life around her begins again.
Rudeness is the weak man's imitation of strength.
The future starts today, not tomorrow.
Nobody realizes that some people expend tremendous energy merely to be normal.
Just as modern motorways have no room for ox-carts or wandering pedestrians, so modern society has little place for lives and ways that are too eccentric.
I believe that the very purpose of our life is to seek happiness. That is clear. Whether one believes in religion or not, whether one believes in this religion or that religion, we all are seeking something better in life. So, I think, the very motion of our life is towards happiness
Nothing in life is more remarkable than the unnecessary anxiety which we endure, and generally create ourselves.
Within the child lies the fate of the future.
When I let go of what I am, I become what I might be.
I think it's much more interesting to live not knowing than to have answers which might be wrong.
To be interested in the changing seasons is . . . a happier state of mind than to be hopelessly in love with spring.
Sow a thought and you get an act; Sow an act and you get a habit; Sow a habit and you get a character; Sow a character and you get a destiny.
Life can only be understood backwards; but it must be lived forwards.
Concision in style, precision in thought, decision in life.
What goes up must come down.
Most people are other people. Their thoughts are someone else's opinions, their lives a mimicry, their passions a quotation.
Only he who accepts clashes and conflicts in life, loves life.
It would please me best if, at the last, a marble stone shall record that this Queen having lived such and such a time, lived and died a virgin.
Quick sensitivity is inseperable from a ready understanding.
I was born with an enormous need for affection, and a terrible need to give it.
A tragedy means always a man's struggle with that which is stronger than man.