Losing your way on a journey is unfortunate. But, losing your reason for the journey is a fate more cruel.
But I don't want comfort. I want God, I want poetry, I want real danger, I want freedom, I want goodness. I want sin.
We write to taste life twice, in the moment and in retrospect.
True spirituality has its basis in moral life, which in turn is based on contem-plation.
One of the saddest things in life, is the things one remembers.
All that happens means something; nothing you do is ever insignificant.
Breathe. Let go. And remind yourself that this very moment is the only one you know you have for sure.
Life is not an exact science, it is an art.
I don't mind living in a man's world, as long as I can be a woman in it.
During the first period of a man's life the greatest danger is not to take the risk.
All my life through, the new sights of nature made me rejoice like a child.
Old minds are like old horses; you must exercise them if you wish to keep them in working order.
Begin to see yourself as a soul with a body rather than a body with a soul.
People can tell you to keep your mouth shut, but that doesn't stop you from having your own opinion
No one has ever become poor by giving.
The lessons of the past are ignored and obliterated in a contemporary antagonism known as the generation gap.
History is the devil's scripture.
I've learned that even when I have pains, I don't have to be one.
Life is a disease, brother, and death begins already at birth. Every breath, every heartbeat, is a moment of dying - a little shove toward the end.
Live your life as an Exclamation rather than an Explanation
As you go through life, you've got to see the valleys as well as the peaks.