Life has a certain flavour for those who have fought and risked all that the sheltered and protected can never experience.
Simplicity is the keynote of all true elegance.
It takes a long time to grow young.
We are called to be architects of the future, not its victims.
You only live once, but if you do it right, once is enough.
Joy is what happens to us when we allow ourselves to recognize how good things really are.
You can have it all. Just not all at once.
In the depth of winter, I finally learned that within me there lay an invincible summer.
Fortune cannot aid those who do nothing.
History repeats itself, first as tragedy, second as farce.
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.
The love of life is necessary to the vigorous prosecution of any undertaking.
Safeguarding the rights of others is the most noble and beautiful end of a human being.
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.
As soon as you trust yourself, you will know how to live.
No one has ever become poor by giving.
Without a measureless and perpetual uncertainty, the drama of human life would be destroyed.
This terrifying world is not devoid of charms, of the mornings that make waking up worthwhile.
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.
I don't know who invented high heels, but all women owe him a lot!
The doctor of the future will give no medicine, but will interest her or his patients in the care of the human frame, in a proper diet, and in the cause and prevention of disease.