There is nothing more frightful than ignorance in action.
The purpose of art is washing the dust of daily life off our souls.
The story of life is quicker than the wink of an eye, the story of love is hello and goodbye...until we meet again
Life is not divided into semesters. You don't get summers off and very few employers are interested in helping you find yourself.
Whether I shall turn out to be the hero of my own life, or whether that station will be held by anybody else, these pages must show.
You are not stuck where you are unless you decide to be.
Without a measureless and perpetual uncertainty, the drama of human life would be destroyed.
In their innocence, very young children know themselves to be light and love. If we will allow them, they can teach us to see ourselves the same way.
This thing of being a hero, about the main thing to it is to know when to die.
True spirituality has its basis in moral life, which in turn is based on contem-plation.
No passion in the world is equal to the passion to alter someone else's draft.
Not all things are to be discovered; many are better concealed.
I desire to live in peace and to continue the life I have begun under the motto 'to live well you must live unseen'
Don't go around saying the world owes you a living. The world owes you nothing. It was here first.
Any place I hang my head is home.
I was born with an enormous need for affection, and a terrible need to give it.
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.
I have always regarded myself as the pillar of my life.
Sometimes you have to be apart from people you love, but that doesn't make you love them any less. Sometimes you love them more.
To forget is the secret of eternal youth. One grows old only through memory. There's much too little forgetting.
We were all at once terribly alone; and alone we must see it through.