Should you find yourself in a chronically leaking boat, energy devoted to changing vessels is likely to be more productive than energy devoted to patching leaks.
Don't be concerned others not appreciating you. Be concerned about your not appreciating others.
I'm not sure I'm adult yet.
Don't be too timid and squeamish about your actions. All life is an experiment. The more experiments you make the better.
As you go through life, you've got to see the valleys as well as the peaks.
All that is not eternal is eternally out of date.
Between two evils, I always pick the one I never tried before.
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.
Speed and efficiency do not always increase the quality of life.
We all owe death a life.
To live is to choose. But to choose well, you must know who you are and what you stand for, where you want to go and why you want to get there.
We cannot live better than in seeking to become better.
A woman may very well form a friendship with a man, but for this to endure, it must be assisted by a little physical antipathy.
Time is the best killer.
Simplicity is the keynote of all true elegance.
We were all at once terribly alone; and alone we must see it through.
Love is like an hourglass, with the heart filling up as the brain empties
Every life has a measure of sorrow, and sometimes this is what awakens us.
In the end, it's not the years in your life that count. It's the life in your years.
Life must be lived as play.
You only live once, but if you do it right, once is enough.