Speed and efficiency do not always increase the quality of life.
The happiest is the person who suffers the least pain; the most miserable who enjoys the least pleasure.
If it is worth doing, it is worth overdoing.
Live to the point of tears.
Life can be wonderful if you're not afraid of it. All it takes is courage, imagination ... and a little dough
Short as life is, we make it still shorter by the careless waste of time.
How can I go forward when I don't know which way I'm facing?
One of the saddest things in life, is the things one remembers.
Crude classifications and false generalizations are the curse of organized life.
Your children are not your children. They are the sons and daughters of Life's longing for itself.
Life is tough, but it's tougher when you're stupid.
For life in general, there is but one decree: youth is a blunder, manhood a struggle, old age a regret.
Anybody can dig a hole and plant a tree. But make sure it survives. You have to nurture it, you have to water it, you have to keep at it until it becomes rooted so it can take care or itself. There are so many enemies of trees.
It's only terrible to have nothing to wait for.
To be a princess is to play at life. To be a queen is to be a serious player...The purpose of life as a woman is to ascend to the throne and rule with heart.
Humility is really important because it keeps you fresh and new.
The rich will do anything for the poor but get off their backs.
I really had a lot of dreams when I was a kid, and I think a great deal of that grew out of the fact that I had a chance to read a lot.
It is easier to influence strong than weak characters in life.
We can never obtain peace in the outer world until we make peace with ourselves.
In three words I can sum up everything I've learned about life: it goes on.