I used to live in a room full of mirrors; all I could see was me. I take my spirit and I crash my mirrors, now the whole world is here for me to see.
It would please me best if, at the last, a marble stone shall record that this Queen having lived such and such a time, lived and died a virgin.
Live your life as though your every act were to become a universal law.
Is it not enough that 'things are cruel and blind'? Must we also be cruel and blind?
I don't need you to remind me of my age. I have a bladder to do that for me.
Insanity in individuals is rare - but in groups, parties, nations, and epochs, it is the rule.
There is one common struggle against those who have appropriated the earth, the money, and the machines.
A man who dares to waste one hour of life has not discovered the value of life
Even truth needs to be clad in new garments if it is to appeal to a new age.
There's no advantage to hurrying through life.
We keep moving forward, opening new doors, and doing new things, because we're curious and curiosity keeps leading us down new paths.
Life is the dancer and you are the dance.
No social problem is as universal as the oppression of the child
It is easier to influence strong than weak characters in life.
In order to seek truth, it is necessary once in the course of our life to doubt, as far as possible, of all things.
If a man neglects education, he walks lame to the end of his life
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.
Open your arms to change, but don't let go of your values.
We all owe death a life.
The privilege of a lifetime is to become who you truly are.
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.