Old age, especially an honoured old age, has so great authority, that this is of more value than all the pleasures of youth.
If you have zest and enthusiasm, you attract zest and enthusiasm. Life does give back in kind.
You can find the entire cosmos lurking in its least remarkable objects.
I was born with an enormous need for affection, and a terrible need to give it.
When making your choice in life, do not neglect to live.
Life is nothing but a competition to be the criminal rather than the victim.
Don't cry for a man who's left you - the next one may fall for your smile.
The difficulty we have in accepting responsibility for our behaviour lies in the desire to avoid the pain of the consequences of that behaviour
I think it can be shown that the law makes ten criminals where it restrains one.
One day you will ask me which is more important? My life or yours? I will say mine and you will walk away not knowing that you are my life.
A mother takes twenty years to make a man of her boy, and another woman makes a fool of him in twenty minutes.
I believe that the very purpose of our life is to seek happiness. That is clear. Whether one believes in religion or not, whether one believes in this religion or that religion, we all are seeking something better in life. So, I think, the very motion of our life is towards happiness
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.
A wise girl kisses but doesn't love, listens but doesn't believe, and leaves before she is left.
Don't go around saying the world owes you a living. The world owes you nothing. It was here first.
If you want to keep your memories, you first have to live them.
All of us are products of our childhood.
I like nonsense, it wakes up the brain cells. Fantasy is a necessary ingredient in living.
One man with a gun can control 100 without one.
If you break your neck, if you have nothing to eat, if your house is on fire, then you got a problem. Everything else is inconvenience.
I don't need you to remind me of my age. I have a bladder to do that for me.