Property is surely a right of mankind as real as liberty.
It was a melancholy secret that reality can arouse desires but never satisfy them.
And this sensitivity will create new friendships for you - friendships with trees, with birds, with animals, with mountains, with rivers, with oceans, with stars. Life becomes richer as love grows.
Nothing is softer or more flexible than water, yet nothing can resist it.
Be curious, not judgmental.
In any moment of decision, the best thing you can do is the right thing. The worst thing you can do is nothing.
Thoughts without content are empty, intuitions without concepts are blind.
Fear doesn't exist anywhere except in the mind.
Accuracy is the twin brother of honesty; inaccuracy, of dishonesty.
If we don't believe in freedom of expression for people we despise, we don't believe in it at all.
It has seemed to be more necessary to have regard to the weight of words rather than to their number.
The road of excess leads to the palace of wisdom.
What lies behind us and what lies ahead of us are tiny matters compared to what lives within us.
Just remember, once you're over the hill you begin to pick up speed.
A friend to all is a friend to none
Itís your road and yours alone. Others may walk it with you, but no one can walk it for you.
Empty pockets never held anyone back. Only empty heads and empty hearts can do that.
Promises are like crying babies in a theater, they should be carried out at once.
I am a lover of truth, a worshipper of freedom, a celebrant at the altar of language and purity and tolerance.
Better beggar woman and single than Queen and married.
Drop the idea that you are Atlas carrying the world on your shoulders. The world would go on even without you. Don't take yourself so seriously.