The difficulty we have in accepting responsibility for our behaviour lies in the desire to avoid the pain of the consequences of that behaviour
When a woman conceives her true self, a miracle occurs and life around her begins again.
Living is Easy with Eyes Closed.
The natural world is the greatest source of excitement. The greatest source of visual beauty. It is the greatest source of so much in life that makes life worth living.
Work harder on yourself than you do on your job.
It's often just enough to be with someone. I don't need to touch them. Not even talk. A feeling passes between you both. You're not alone.
Pain don't hurt.
Life is like playing a violin solo in public and learning the instrument as one goes on.
All my life I used to wonder what I would become when I grew up. Then, about seven years ago, I realized that I was never going to grow up - that growing is an ever ongoing process.
Life is more or less a lie, but then again, that's exactly the way we want it to be.
Life belongs to the living, and he who lives must be prepared for changes
Have no fear of perfection - you'll never reach it.
Should you find yourself in a chronically leaking boat, energy devoted to changing vessels is likely to be more productive than energy devoted to patching leaks.
The object of life is not to be on the side of the majority, but to escape finding oneself in the ranks of the insane.
We write to taste life twice, in the moment and in retrospect.
Life can only be understood backwards; but it must be lived forwards.
Is it not enough that 'things are cruel and blind'? Must we also be cruel and blind?
All that is not eternal is eternally out of date.
The essence of life is statistical improbability on a colossal scale.
Anyone who knows anything of history knows that great social changes are impossible without feminine upheaval. Social progress can be measured exactly by the social position of the fair sex, the ugly ones included
Christmas waves a magic wand over this world, and behold, everything is softer and more beautiful.