The young people think the old people are fools - but the old people know the young people are fools.
When a woman conceives her true self, a miracle occurs and life around her begins again.
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.
Pain don't hurt.
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.
Courage is a kind of salvation.
People can tell you to keep your mouth shut, but that doesn't stop you from having your own opinion
Don't part with your illusions. When they are gone you may still exist, but you have ceased to live.
Its not the men in your life that matters, its the life in your men.
History is the devil's scripture.
Even truth needs to be clad in new garments if it is to appeal to a new age.
If you've been playing poker for half an hour and you still don't know who the patsy is, you're the patsy.
Life's pretty good, and why wouldn't it be? I'm a pirate, after all.
There are only two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as though everything is a miracle.
Rudeness is the weak man's imitation of strength.
What goes up must come down.
When one has not had a good father, one must create one.
We all learn lessons in life. Some stick, some don't. I have always learned more from rejection and failure than from acceptance and success.
It's only terrible to have nothing to wait for.
I want to feel my life while I'm in it.
He who is in love with himself has at least this advantage - he won't encounter many rivals.