Life is tough, but it's tougher when you're stupid.
Sometimes - history needs a push.
The lessons of the past are ignored and obliterated in a contemporary antagonism known as the generation gap.
The behavior of a human being in sexual matters is often a prototype for the whole of his other modes of reaction in life.
Shame is an ornament to the young; a disgrace to the old.
No passion in the world is equal to the passion to alter someone else's draft.
I am convinced we do not only love ourselves in others but hate ourselves in others too.
Certain signs precede certain events.
Whether I shall turn out to be the hero of my own life, or whether that station will be held by anybody else, these pages must show.
I'm never going to be disabled. I'm sick of being so healthy.
The future is the shape of things to come.
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.
I am not young enough to know everything.
In their innocence, very young children know themselves to be light and love. If we will allow them, they can teach us to see ourselves the same way.
Old age is by nature rather talkative.
My life didn't please me, so I created my life.
I have always regarded myself as the pillar of my life.
It is not how old you are, but how you are old.
Mastery of the emotions is fundamental to a virtuous life.
The story of life is quicker than the wink of an eye, the story of love is hello and goodbye...until we meet again
The first forty years of life give us the text; the next thirty supply the commentary on it.