One doesn't recognize the really important moments in one's life until it's too late.
Don't part with your illusions. When they are gone you may still exist, but you have ceased to live.
It's only terrible to have nothing to wait for.
Every person who ever thought he had a right to assert, and went boldly and asserted it, himself, or jointly with others that shared his convictions, was a direct actionist.
Where there is love there is life.
Landlords, like all other men, love to reap where they never sowed.
Nobody realizes that some people expend tremendous energy merely to be normal.
As soon as you trust yourself, you will know how to live.
To cherish what remains of the Earth and to foster its renewal is our only legitimate hope of survival.
Live for yourself and you will live in vain;Live for others, and you will live again.
Live simply so others may simply live.
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.
We can allow satellites, planets, suns, universe, nay whole systems of universes, to be governed by laws, but the smallest insect, we wish to be created at once by special act.
A mother takes twenty years to make a man of her boy, and another woman makes a fool of him in twenty minutes.
The worldly comforts are not for me. I am like a traveller, who takes rest under a tree in the shade and then goes on his way.
Everything in the world is about sex except sex. Sex is about power.
Our life is frittered away by detail. Simplify, simplify.
Sometimes you have to be apart from people you love, but that doesn't make you love them any less. Sometimes you love them more.
Never be bullied into silence. Never allow yourself to be made a victim. Accept no one's definition of your life; define yourself.
Style is knowing who you are, what you want to say, and not giving a damn
Life has its own hidden forces which you can only discover by living.