Most people treat the present moment as if it were an obstacle that they need to overcome. Since the present moment is life itself, it is an insane way to live.
The joy in life is his who has the heart to demand it.
You only live once, but if you do it right, once is enough.
When one has not had a good father, one must create one.
Simplicity is the keynote of all true elegance.
Too much of a good thing can be wonderful!
Never be bullied into silence. Never allow yourself to be made a victim. Accept no one's definition of your life; define yourself.
Do what's right for you, as long as it don't hurt no one
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.
I think the highest and lowest points are the important ones. Anything else is just...in between.
Breathe. Let go. And remind yourself that this very moment is the only one you know you have for sure.
Life is tough, but it's tougher when you're stupid.
The only creatures that are evolved enough to convey pure love are dogs and infants.
Those who are easily shocked should be shocked more often.
Pain don't hurt.
Imagination and fiction make up more than three quarters of our real life.
The gratification of wealth is not found in mere possession or in lavish expenditure, but in its wise application.
A tragedy means always a man's struggle with that which is stronger than man.
We don't see things as they are, we see them as we are.
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.
A life not lived for others is not a life.