Our life is frittered away by detail. Simplify, simplify.
We keep moving forward, opening new doors, and doing new things, because we're curious and curiosity keeps leading us down new paths.
A life spent making mistakes is not only more honorable, but more useful than a life spent doing nothing.
The natural world is the greatest source of excitement. The greatest source of visual beauty. It is the greatest source of so much in life that makes life worth living.
Life is not a problem to be solved, but a reality to be experienced.
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.
We must all obey the great law of change. It is the most powerful law of nature.
I have always regarded myself as the pillar of my life.
I restore myself when I'm alone.
A wise girl kisses but doesn't love, listens but doesn't believe, and leaves before she is left.
Losing your way on a journey is unfortunate. But, losing your reason for the journey is a fate more cruel.
Blessed be Providence which has given to each his toy: the doll to the child, the child to the woman, the woman to the man, the man to the devil!
Within the child lies the fate of the future.
Life belongs to the living, and he who lives must be prepared for changes
It's only terrible to have nothing to wait for.
In the end, everything is a gag.
Simplicity is the keynote of all true elegance.
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.
I have learned to seek my happiness by limiting my desires, rather than in attempting to satisfy them.
The difficulty we have in accepting responsibility for our behaviour lies in the desire to avoid the pain of the consequences of that behaviour
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.