The image is one thing and the human being is another...It's very hard to live up to an image, put it that way.
This thing of being a hero, about the main thing to it is to know when to die.
He who is in love with himself has at least this advantage - he won't encounter many rivals.
Your children are not your children. They are the sons and daughters of Life's longing for itself.
Until you make the unconscious conscious, it will direct your life and you will call it fate.
I can't help thinking that there are only one or two ways of being brought into this world, but there are so many fucked-up ways of leaving it.
The rich will do anything for the poor but get off their backs.
It was my care to make my life illustrious not by words more than by deeds.
It is only because of problems that we grow mentally and spiritually.
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.
Landlords, like all other men, love to reap where they never sowed.
Those who are easily shocked should be shocked more often.
Life is not divided into semesters. You don't get summers off and very few employers are interested in helping you find yourself.
Mastery of the emotions is fundamental to a virtuous life.
Everything we do is infused with the energy with which we do it. If we're frantic, life will be frantic. If we're peaceful, life will be peaceful. And so our goal in any situation becomes inner peace.
Never, ever underestimate the power of 'Id Like that.
Breathe. Let go. And remind yourself that this very moment is the only one you know you have for sure.
Life is nothing but a competition to be the criminal rather than the victim.
Its not the men in your life that matters, its the life in your men.
Life is more or less a lie, but then again, that's exactly the way we want it to be.
Live as if you were living a second time, and as though you had acted wrongly the first time.