When a woman conceives her true self, a miracle occurs and life around her begins again.
Doubt must be no more than vigilance, otherwise it can become dangerous.
All my life I used to wonder what I would become when I grew up. Then, about seven years ago, I realized that I was never going to grow up - that growing is an ever ongoing process.
I don't know who invented high heels, but all women owe him a lot!
The love of life is necessary to the vigorous prosecution of any undertaking.
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.
We all owe death a life.
You can find the entire cosmos lurking in its least remarkable objects.
We can never judge the lives of others, because each person knows only their own pain and renunciation. It's one thing to feel that you are on the right path, but it's another to think that yours is the only path.
All that is not eternal is eternally out of date.
Most people are other people. Their thoughts are someone else's opinions, their lives a mimicry, their passions a quotation.
This terrifying world is not devoid of charms, of the mornings that make waking up worthwhile.
During the first period of a man's life the greatest danger is not to take the risk.
To live is to be musical, starting with the blood dancing in your veins. Everything living has a rhythm. Do you feel your music?
Each life makes its own immitation of immortality.
Insanity in individuals is rare - but in groups, parties, nations, and epochs, it is the rule.
You never know what life is like, until you have lived it.
Life is nothing but a competition to be the criminal rather than the victim.
I can choose either to be a victim of the world or an adventurer in search of treasure. It's all a question of how I view my life.
If one's different, one's bound to be lonely.
One day, in retrospect, the years of struggle will strike you as the most beautiful.