Even truth needs to be clad in new garments if it is to appeal to a new age.
All good things which exist are the fruits of originality.
Amnesty is as good for those who give it as for those who receive it. It has the admirable quality of bestowing mercy on both sides.
Almost all our desires, when examined, contain something too shameful to reveal.
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.
To be able to look back upon ones life in satisfaction, is to live twice.
Luxury is not a necessity to me, but beautiful and good things are.
We live in a society exquisitely dependent on science and technology, in which hardly anyone knows anything about science and technology.
Sometimes - history needs a push.
Blessed be Providence which has given to each his toy: the doll to the child, the child to the woman, the woman to the man, the man to the devil!
If I'm honest I have to tell you I still read fairy-tales and I like them best of all.
love the life you live.live the life you love.
Dictators ride to and fro upon tigers which they dare not dismount. And the tigers are getting hungry.
We all learn lessons in life. Some stick, some don't. I have always learned more from rejection and failure than from acceptance and success.
Live your life and forget your age.
You can give in to the failure messages and be a bitter deadbeat of excuses. Or you can choose to be happy and positive and excited about life.
We're born alone, we live alone, we die alone. Only through our love and friendship can we create the illusion for the moment that we're not alone.
In the long history of humankind (and animal kind, too) those who learned to collaborate and improvise most effectively have prevailed
Science is the outcome of being prepared to live without certainty and therefore a mark of maturity. It embraces doubt and loose ends.
The nicest thing for me is sleep, then at least I can dream.
We keep moving forward, opening new doors, and doing new things, because we're curious and curiosity keeps leading us down new paths.