Your children are not your children. They are the sons and daughters of Life's longing for itself.
The object of life is not to be on the side of the majority, but to escape finding oneself in the ranks of the insane.
When life hands you a lemon, say, 'Oh yeah, I like lemons! What else ya got?
Nothing exists except atoms and empty space; everything else is opinion.
Life has a certain flavour for those who have fought and risked all that the sheltered and protected can never experience.
Middle age has been defined as what happens when a person's broad mind and narrow waist change places.
There's no advantage to hurrying through life.
Life is made up of marble and mud.
What is that you express in your eyes? It seems to me more than all the words I have read in my life.
Life is a difficult game. You can win it only by retaining your birthright to be a person.
The future is the shape of things to come.
Life would be tragic if it weren't funny.
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.
I always like walking in the rain, so no one can see me crying.
A wise girl kisses but doesn't love, listens but doesn't believe, and leaves before she is left.
He who kisses joy as it flies by will live in eternity's sunrise.
We write to taste life twice, in the moment and in retrospect.
Early in life I had to choose between honest arrogance and hypocritical humility. I chose the former and have seen no reason to change.
A woman may very well form a friendship with a man, but for this to endure, it must be assisted by a little physical antipathy.
We were all at once terribly alone; and alone we must see it through.
Let silence take you to the core of life.