When a woman conceives her true self, a miracle occurs and life around her begins again.
I did then what I knew how to do. Now that I know better, I do better.
It is not the length of life, but the depth.
Take care of your body. It's the only place you have to live.
One man with a gun can control 100 without one.
The 'good old times'-all times, when old, are good.
I generally avoid temptation unless I can't resist it.
Your pain is the breaking of the shell that encloses your understanding... And could you keep your heart in wonder at the daily miracles of your life, your pain would not seem less wondrous than your joy
Be thankful that you have a life, and forsake your vain and presumptuous desire for a second one.
The time you enjoy wasting is not wasted time.
Live as if you were living a second time, and as though you had acted wrongly the first time.
Eventually all things fall into place. Until then, laugh at the confusion, live for the moments, and know everything happens for a reason.
Freedom would be not to choose between black and white but to abjure such prescribed choices.
Fortune cannot aid those who do nothing.
History repeats itself, first as tragedy, second as farce.
Life is like music, it must be composed by ear, feeling and instinct, not by rule.
We all learn lessons in life. Some stick, some don't. I have always learned more from rejection and failure than from acceptance and success.
We fear our highest possibility (as well as our lowest one). We are generally afraid to become that which we can glimpse in our most perfect moments.
We can never judge the lives of others, because each person knows only their own pain and renunciation. It's one thing to feel that you are on the right path, but it's another to think that yours is the only path.
The past is the best prophet of the future.
I never think of the future - it comes soon enough.