I was born with an enormous need for affection, and a terrible need to give it.
Every time I see an adult on a bicycle, I no longer despair for the future of the human race.
There is also this benefit in brag: that the speaker is unconsciously expressing his own ideal. Humor him by all means, draw it all out, and hold him to it.
The lessons of the past are ignored and obliterated in a contemporary antagonism known as the generation gap.
Take care of your body. It's the only place you have to live.
If I get married, I want to be very married.
Everything passes. Nobody gets anything for keeps. And that's how we've got to live.
If one's different, one's bound to be lonely.
Our life is frittered away by detail. Simplify, simplify.
If we couldn't laugh we would all go insane.
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.
To do a great right do a little wrong.
All that happens means something; nothing you do is ever insignificant.
I always like to look on the optimistic side of life, but I am realistic enough to know that life is a complex matter.
That's the trouble with the world. We all despise ourselves.
I think it can be shown that the law makes ten criminals where it restrains one.
It would please me best if, at the last, a marble stone shall record that this Queen having lived such and such a time, lived and died a virgin.
Don't part with your illusions. When they are gone you may still exist, but you have ceased to live.
You only live once, but if you do it right, once is enough.
It's only terrible to have nothing to wait for.
Life is not a problem to be solved, but a reality to be experienced.