You are not stuck where you are unless you decide to be.
No one has ever become poor by giving.
Life has a certain flavour for those who have fought and risked all that the sheltered and protected can never experience.
Speed and efficiency do not always increase the quality of life.
Doing nothing is happiness for children and misery for old men.
Only he who accepts clashes and conflicts in life, loves life.
Short as life is, we make it still shorter by the careless waste of time.
We live in a society exquisitely dependent on science and technology, in which hardly anyone knows anything about science and technology.
Anything I've done up till 27 May 1999 was kind of an illusion, existing without living. My daughter, the birth of my daughter, gave me life.
We all owe death a life.
Money is better than poverty, if only for financial reasons.
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.
In the end, everything is a gag.
Middle age has been defined as what happens when a person's broad mind and narrow waist change places.
The less you know, the more you believe.
Our life is frittered away by detail. Simplify, simplify.
And the day came when the risk to remain tight in a bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom.
Each life makes its own immitation of immortality.
If it is worth doing, it is worth overdoing.
The first forty years of life give us the text; the next thirty supply the commentary on it.
Live simply so others may simply live.