I would rather live in a world where my life is surrounded by mystery than live in a world so small that my mind could comprehend it.
All that happens means something; nothing you do is ever insignificant.
Just as modern motorways have no room for ox-carts or wandering pedestrians, so modern society has little place for lives and ways that are too eccentric.
Have no fear of perfection - you'll never reach it.
Your children are not your children. They are the sons and daughters of Life's longing for itself.
Freedom would be not to choose between black and white but to abjure such prescribed choices.
love the life you live.live the life you love.
Don't cry for a man who's left you - the next one may fall for your smile.
We don't see things as they are, we see them as we are.
First, then, God, being all-just, wishes to do justice; being all-wise, knows what justice is; being all-powerful, can do justice. Why then injustice?
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.
To conceal anything from those to whom I am attached, is not in my nature. I can never close my lips where I have opened my heart.
One man with a gun can control 100 without one.
This thing of being a hero, about the main thing to it is to know when to die.
The great mistake is to anticipate the outcome of the engagement; you ought not to be thinking of whether it ends in victory or defeat. Let nature take its course, and your tools will strike at the right moment.
Life is full of misery, loneliness, and suffering - and it's all over much too soon.
The knowledge of oneself will preserve that person from vanity.
Any place I hang my head is home.
We're born alone, we live alone, we die alone. Only through our love and friendship can we create the illusion for the moment that we're not alone.
History is a set of lies agreed upon.
Life is what happens to you while you're busy making other plans.