My art and profession is to live.
Nothing in life is to be feared, it is only to be understood. Now is the time to understand more, so that we may fear less.
It would please me best if, at the last, a marble stone shall record that this Queen having lived such and such a time, lived and died a virgin.
As you go through life, you've got to see the valleys as well as the peaks.
Hard work, disciplined habits, modesty in living, contentment and cheerfulness.
There is also this benefit in brag: that the speaker is unconsciously expressing his own ideal. Humor him by all means, draw it all out, and hold him to it.
All that is not eternal is eternally out of date.
When I let go of what I am, I become what I might be.
When all life is seen as divine, everyone grows wings.
As soon as you trust yourself, you will know how to live.
Without a measureless and perpetual uncertainty, the drama of human life would be destroyed.
Life is a succession of lessons which must be lived to be understood.
To conceal anything from those to whom I am attached, is not in my nature. I can never close my lips where I have opened my heart.
Wrinkles are engraved smiles.
We keep moving forward, opening new doors, and doing new things, because we're curious and curiosity keeps leading us down new paths.
Quick sensitivity is inseperable from a ready understanding.
The 'good old times'-all times, when old, are good.
Style is knowing who you are, what you want to say, and not giving a damn
This terrifying world is not devoid of charms, of the mornings that make waking up worthwhile.
Life is what happens to you while you're busy making other plans.
People can tell you to keep your mouth shut, but that doesn't stop you from having your own opinion