Some days you're the bug, some days you're the windshield.
Your children are not your children. They are the sons and daughters of Life's longing for itself.
Being ignorant is not so much a shame, as being unwilling to learn.
In their innocence, very young children know themselves to be light and love. If we will allow them, they can teach us to see ourselves the same way.
The young people think the old people are fools - but the old people know the young people are fools.
Live your life as though your every act were to become a universal law.
It is easier to influence strong than weak characters in life.
Each man should frame life so that at some future hour fact and his dreaming meet.
History repeats itself, first as tragedy, second as farce.
Is it progress if a cannibal uses a fork?
There is nothing enlightened about shrinking so that other people won't feel insecure around you. We are all meant to shine, as children do.
If one's different, one's bound to be lonely.
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.
People can tell you to keep your mouth shut, but that doesn't stop you from having your own opinion
Sometimes - history needs a push.
When one has not had a good father, one must create one.
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.
Life is like music, it must be composed by ear, feeling and instinct, not by rule.
The nicest thing for me is sleep, then at least I can dream.
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.
I don't mind living in a man's world, as long as I can be a woman in it.