Shame is an ornament to the young; a disgrace to the old.
We're born alone, we live alone, we die alone. Only through our love and friendship can we create the illusion for the moment that we're not alone.
Life is the dancer and you are the dance.
Life has a certain flavour for those who have fought and risked all that the sheltered and protected can never experience.
What is that you express in your eyes? It seems to me more than all the words I have read in my life.
Pain don't hurt.
There's nowhere you can be that isn't where you're meant to be...
Old minds are like old horses; you must exercise them if you wish to keep them in working order.
Breathe. Let go. And remind yourself that this very moment is the only one you know you have for sure.
Being a hero is about the shortest-lived profession on earth.
The gentleman understands rightousness, the petty man understands interest.
Life is like music, it must be composed by ear, feeling and instinct, not by rule.
If you want a happy ending, that depends, of course, on where you stop your story.
We cannot live better than in seeking to become better.
Concision in style, precision in thought, decision in life.
I want to feel my life while I'm in it.
Doubt must be no more than vigilance, otherwise it can become dangerous.
The nicest thing for me is sleep, then at least I can dream.
One day you will ask me which is more important? My life or yours? I will say mine and you will walk away not knowing that you are my life.
The rich will do anything for the poor but get off their backs.
Don't be concerned others not appreciating you. Be concerned about your not appreciating others.