The body is meant to be seen, not all covered up.
Time is really the only capital that any human being has and the thing that he can least afford to waste or lose
True spirituality has its basis in moral life, which in turn is based on contem-plation.
If man limits himself to a satisfied animal existence, and asks from life only what such an existence can give, the higher values of life at once disappear.
It is easier to influence strong than weak characters in life.
All that happens means something; nothing you do is ever insignificant.
There is no worse bitterness than to reach the end of your life and realized you have not lived.
One man with a gun can control 100 without one.
Even when you think you have your life all mapped out, things happen that shape your destiny in ways you might never have imagined.
Wrinkles are engraved smiles.
It is only because of problems that we grow mentally and spiritually.
The young people think the old people are fools - but the old people know the young people are fools.
If I'm honest I have to tell you I still read fairy-tales and I like them best of all.
Life is either a daring adventure or nothing. Security is mostly a superstition. It does not exist in nature.
When a woman conceives her true self, a miracle occurs and life around her begins again.
My art and profession is to live.
If you want a happy ending, that depends, of course, on where you stop your story.
Old age, especially an honoured old age, has so great authority, that this is of more value than all the pleasures of youth.
Yesterday is dead, tomorrow hasn't arrived yet. I have just one day, and I'm going to be happy in it.
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.
That's the trouble with the world. We all despise ourselves.