The man who has no sense of history, is like a man who has no ears or eyes
People do not like to think. If one thinks, one must reach conclusions. Conclusions are not always pleasant.
To be interested in the changing seasons is . . . a happier state of mind than to be hopelessly in love with spring.
The desire to fly is an idea handed down to us by our ancestors who... looked enviously on the birds soaring freely through space... on the infinite highway of the air
Eventually all things fall into place. Until then, laugh at the confusion, live for the moments, and know everything happens for a reason.
Colors, like features, follow the changes of the emotions.
We can never judge the lives of others, because each person knows only their own pain and renunciation. It's one thing to feel that you are on the right path, but it's another to think that yours is the only path.
A hospital bed is a parked taxi with the meter running.
Live a balanced life - learn some and think some and draw some and paint some and sing and dance and play and work everyday some.
History repeats itself, first as tragedy, second as farce.
Style is knowing who you are, what you want to say, and not giving a damn
When all life is seen as divine, everyone grows wings.
Life is tough, but it's tougher when you're stupid.
Breathe. Let go. And remind yourself that this very moment is the only one you know you have for sure.
What goes up must come down.
In the end, it's not the years in your life that count. It's the life in your years.
Sometimes you have to be apart from people you love, but that doesn't make you love them any less. Sometimes you love them more.
You can find the entire cosmos lurking in its least remarkable objects.
Most people are other people. Their thoughts are someone else's opinions, their lives a mimicry, their passions a quotation.
Of all the diversions of life, there is none so proper to fill up its empty spaces as the reading of useful and entertaining authors.
Life is full of misery, loneliness, and suffering - and it's all over much too soon.