It is not the length of life, but the depth.
Life is a succession of lessons which must be lived to be understood.
Early in life I had to choose between honest arrogance and hypocritical humility. I chose the former and have seen no reason to change.
Christmas waves a magic wand over this world, and behold, everything is softer and more beautiful.
A tragedy means always a man's struggle with that which is stronger than man.
I have no idea what's awaiting me, or what will happen when this all ends. For the moment I know this: there are sick people and they need curing.
Where there is love there is life.
The purpose of art is washing the dust of daily life off our souls.
If we are not free, no one will respect us.
If you've been playing poker for half an hour and you still don't know who the patsy is, you're the patsy.
Time is the best killer.
If you want to keep your memories, you first have to live them.
The privilege of a lifetime is to become who you truly are.
All my life I used to wonder what I would become when I grew up. Then, about seven years ago, I realized that I was never going to grow up - that growing is an ever ongoing process.
Nobody realizes that some people expend tremendous energy merely to be normal.
Have no fear of perfection - you'll never reach it.
Life should be great rather than long.
There are two things a person should never be angry at, what they can help, and what they cannot.
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.
Life can be pulled by goals just as surely as it can be pushed by drives.
I've learned that even when I have pains, I don't have to be one.