If we couldn't laugh we would all go insane.
I don't mind living in a man's world, as long as I can be a woman in it.
The things that come to those that wait may be the things left by those that got there first.
Life would be tragic if it weren't funny.
In the survival of favoured individuals and races, during the constantly-recurring struggle for existence, we see a powerful and ever-acting form of selection.
Just as modern motorways have no room for ox-carts or wandering pedestrians, so modern society has little place for lives and ways that are too eccentric.
To do a great right do a little wrong.
Our life is frittered away by detail. Simplify, simplify.
No passion in the world is equal to the passion to alter someone else's draft.
Life is too short, or too long, for me to allow myself the luxury of living it so badly.
In the depth of winter, I finally learned that within me there lay an invincible summer.
We must all obey the great law of change. It is the most powerful law of nature.
Short as life is, we make it still shorter by the careless waste of time.
Man is born free and everywhere he is in chains.
When one has not had a good father, one must create one.
The earth is like a spaceship that didn't come with an operating manual.
Each life makes its own immitation of immortality.
Life has its own hidden forces which you can only discover by living.
Don't part with your illusions. When they are gone you may still exist, but you have ceased to live.
In the end, everything is a gag.
A man's true character comes out when he's drunk.