Imagination and fiction make up more than three quarters of our real life.
Each person must live their life as a model for others.
The reality of the building does not consist in the roof and walls, but in the space within to be lived in.
History is the devil's scripture.
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.
We write to taste life twice, in the moment and in retrospect.
My art and profession is to live.
I am an American; free born and free bred, where I acknowledge no man as my superior, except for his own worth, or as my inferior, except for his own demerit.
Life is like playing a violin solo in public and learning the instrument as one goes on.
Pain don't hurt.
Whatever relationships you have attracted in your life at this moment, are precisely the ones you need in your life at this moment. There is a hidden meaning behind all events, and this hidden meaning is serving your own evolution.
Do not wait for the last judgment. It comes every day.
Being ignorant is not so much a shame, as being unwilling to learn.
If people do not believe that mathematics is simple, it is only because they do not realize how complicated life is.
When making your choice in life, do not neglect to live.
I don't mind living in a man's world, as long as I can be a woman in it.
As soon as you trust yourself, you will know how to live.
The man who has no sense of history, is like a man who has no ears or eyes
A man who dares to waste one hour of life has not discovered the value of life
All my life I have tried to pluck a thistle and plant a flower wherever the flower would grow in thought and mind.
Be thankful that you have a life, and forsake your vain and presumptuous desire for a second one.