Being ignorant is not so much a shame, as being unwilling to learn.
Life should be great rather than long.
The more sand that has escaped from the hourglass of our life, the clearer we should see through it.
The body is meant to be seen, not all covered up.
The nicest thing for me is sleep, then at least I can dream.
There's no advantage to hurrying through life.
I generally avoid temptation unless I can't resist it.
To conceal anything from those to whom I am attached, is not in my nature. I can never close my lips where I have opened my heart.
Open your eyes, look within. Are you satisfied with the life you're living?
History has shown there are no invincible armies.
But I don't want comfort. I want God, I want poetry, I want real danger, I want freedom, I want goodness. I want sin.
It's often just enough to be with someone. I don't need to touch them. Not even talk. A feeling passes between you both. You're not alone.
Life will not break your heart. It'll crush it.
The scientists of today think deeply instead of clearly. One must be sane to think clearly, but one can think deeply and be quite insane.
Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one's courage.
When a woman conceives her true self, a miracle occurs and life around her begins again.
To one extent, if you've seen one city slum, you've seen them all.
Life does not need to mutilate itself in order to be pure.
Don't be too timid and squeamish about your actions. All life is an experiment. The more experiments you make the better.
To forgive is not just to be altruistic.
There are two tragedies in life. One is to lose your heart's desire. The other is to gain it.