The purpose of art is washing the dust of daily life off our souls.
As you go through life, you've got to see the valleys as well as the peaks.
The 'good old times'-all times, when old, are good.
All sport ... is one of the few activities where young people can proceed along traditional avenues, where objectives are clear, where the desire to win is not only permissible, but encouraged.
To be a princess is to play at life. To be a queen is to be a serious player...The purpose of life as a woman is to ascend to the throne and rule with heart.
People do not like to think. If one thinks, one must reach conclusions. Conclusions are not always pleasant.
When one has not had a good father, one must create one.
Imagination and fiction make up more than three quarters of our real life.
He who is in love with himself has at least this advantage - he won't encounter many rivals.
Life is not measured by the number of breaths we take, but by the moments that take our breath away.
Our life is frittered away by detail. Simplify, simplify.
When we do the best that we can, we never know what miracle is wrought in our life, or in the life of another.
In the depth of winter, I finally learned that within me there lay an invincible summer.
The difficulty we have in accepting responsibility for our behaviour lies in the desire to avoid the pain of the consequences of that behaviour
Live simply so others may simply live.
Joy is what happens to us when we allow ourselves to recognize how good things really are.
Life is more or less a lie, but then again, that's exactly the way we want it to be.
A man who dares to waste one hour of life has not discovered the value of life
Life is a tragedy when seen in close-up, but a comedy in long-shot.
Love is like an hourglass, with the heart filling up as the brain empties
Enjoy when you can, and endure when you must.