Life is a difficult game. You can win it only by retaining your birthright to be a person.
I always like walking in the rain, so no one can see me crying.
If we couldn't laugh we would all go insane.
The purpose of art is washing the dust of daily life off our souls.
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.
Any idiot can face a crisis; it's this day-to-day living that wears you out.
Your pain is the breaking of the shell that encloses your understanding... And could you keep your heart in wonder at the daily miracles of your life, your pain would not seem less wondrous than your joy
The universe we observe has precisely the properties we should expect if there is, at bottom, no design, no purpose, no evil, no good, nothing but blind, pitiless indifference
That's the trouble with the world. We all despise ourselves.
Imagination does not become great until human beings, given the courage and the strength, use it to create.
Being a hero is about the shortest-lived profession on earth.
Life should be great rather than long.
What is that you express in your eyes? It seems to me more than all the words I have read in my life.
The scientists of today think deeply instead of clearly. One must be sane to think clearly, but one can think deeply and be quite insane.
Certain signs precede certain events.
I can choose either to be a victim of the world or an adventurer in search of treasure. It's all a question of how I view my life.
One day, in retrospect, the years of struggle will strike you as the most beautiful.
Take care of your body. It's the only place you have to live.
Insanity in individuals is rare - but in groups, parties, nations, and epochs, it is the rule.
My art and profession is to live.
Time ripens all things; no one is born wise.