A mother takes twenty years to make a man of her boy, and another woman makes a fool of him in twenty minutes.
I would rather live in a world where my life is surrounded by mystery than live in a world so small that my mind could comprehend it.
It's often just enough to be with someone. I don't need to touch them. Not even talk. A feeling passes between you both. You're not alone.
To live is to be musical, starting with the blood dancing in your veins. Everything living has a rhythm. Do you feel your music?
The reality of the building does not consist in the roof and walls, but in the space within to be lived in.
You have to go on and be crazy. Craziness is like heaven.
The secret of life is honesty and fair dealing. If you can fake that, you've got it made.
One doesn't recognize the really important moments in one's life until it's too late.
Each man should frame life so that at some future hour fact and his dreaming meet.
The purpose of art is washing the dust of daily life off our souls.
The object of life is not to be on the side of the majority, but to escape finding oneself in the ranks of the insane.
Dictators ride to and fro upon tigers which they dare not dismount. And the tigers are getting hungry.
We write to taste life twice, in the moment and in retrospect.
Every day brings a chance to live free of regret and with as much joy, fun, and laughter as you can stand.
Don't be concerned others not appreciating you. Be concerned about your not appreciating others.
There is one common struggle against those who have appropriated the earth, the money, and the machines.
Anyone who lives within their means suffers from a lack of imagination.
To live is to choose. But to choose well, you must know who you are and what you stand for, where you want to go and why you want to get there.
I think the highest and lowest points are the important ones. Anything else is just...in between.
Life must be lived as play.
The great mistake is to anticipate the outcome of the engagement; you ought not to be thinking of whether it ends in victory or defeat. Let nature take its course, and your tools will strike at the right moment.