Life must be lived as play.
One does not become enlightened by imagining figures of light, but by making the darkness conscious.
A life not lived for others is not a life.
In three words I can sum up everything I've learned about life: it goes on.
Everyone seems to have a clear idea of how other people should lead their lives, but none about his or her own.
There's place and means for every man alive.
My life didn't please me, so I created my life.
The behavior of a human being in sexual matters is often a prototype for the whole of his other modes of reaction in life.
The reality of the building does not consist in the roof and walls, but in the space within to be lived in.
Life belongs to the living, and he who lives must be prepared for changes
If you want a happy ending, that depends, of course, on where you stop your story.
No passion in the world is equal to the passion to alter someone else's draft.
Work harder on yourself than you do on your job.
In the long history of humankind (and animal kind, too) those who learned to collaborate and improvise most effectively have prevailed
Any idiot can face a crisis; it's this day-to-day living that wears you out.
Imagination and fiction make up more than three quarters of our real life.
We must be willing to fail and to appreciate the truth that often 'Life is not a problem to be solved, but a mystery to be lived.'
Is it not enough that 'things are cruel and blind'? Must we also be cruel and blind?
One day, in retrospect, the years of struggle will strike you as the most beautiful.
The nicest thing for me is sleep, then at least I can dream.
Life has got to be lived-that's all that there is to it.