In order to seek truth, it is necessary once in the course of our life to doubt, as far as possible, of all things.
Life can be pulled by goals just as surely as it can be pushed by drives.
In the depth of winter, I finally learned that within me there lay an invincible summer.
The historian looks backward. In the end he also believes backward.
Until you make the unconscious conscious, it will direct your life and you will call it fate.
The more sand that has escaped from the hourglass of our life, the clearer we should see through it.
Don't part with your illusions. When they are gone you may still exist, but you have ceased to live.
Remember that not getting what you want is sometimes a wonderful stroke of luck.
Boys will be boys. And even that wouldn't matter if only we could prevent girls from being girls.
We make up horrors to help us cope with the real ones.
We must be willing to fail and to appreciate the truth that often 'Life is not a problem to be solved, but a mystery to be lived.'
Anything I've done up till 27 May 1999 was kind of an illusion, existing without living. My daughter, the birth of my daughter, gave me life.
Time is really the only capital that any human being has and the thing that he can least afford to waste or lose
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.
The more man meditates upon good thoughts, the better will be his world and the world at large.
Some days you're the bug, some days you're the windshield.
Most people are other people. Their thoughts are someone else's opinions, their lives a mimicry, their passions a quotation.
I restore myself when I'm alone.
The joy in life is his who has the heart to demand it.
There is nothing enlightened about shrinking so that other people won't feel insecure around you. We are all meant to shine, as children do.
Man is born free and everywhere he is in chains.