Any idiot can face a crisis; it's this day-to-day living that wears you out.
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.
Death is not the opposite of life, but a part of it.
True spirituality has its basis in moral life, which in turn is based on contem-plation.
This thing of being a hero, about the main thing to it is to know when to die.
To one extent, if you've seen one city slum, you've seen them all.
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.
Eventually all things fall into place. Until then, laugh at the confusion, live for the moments, and know everything happens for a reason.
What is that you express in your eyes? It seems to me more than all the words I have read in my life.
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.
Only he who accepts clashes and conflicts in life, loves life.
The behavior of a human being in sexual matters is often a prototype for the whole of his other modes of reaction in life.
Luxury is not a necessity to me, but beautiful and good things are.
Life is a journey, not a destination.
All of us are products of our childhood.
Almost all our desires, when examined, contain something too shameful to reveal.
Is it not enough that 'things are cruel and blind'? Must we also be cruel and blind?
Begin to see yourself as a soul with a body rather than a body with a soul.
Old age, especially an honoured old age, has so great authority, that this is of more value than all the pleasures of youth.
Everyone seems to have a clear idea of how other people should lead their lives, but none about his or her own.