I really had a lot of dreams when I was a kid, and I think a great deal of that grew out of the fact that I had a chance to read a lot.
A wise girl kisses but doesn't love, listens but doesn't believe, and leaves before she is left.
Close by the Rights of Man, at the least set beside them, are the Rights of the Spirit.
Don't let making a living prevent you from making a life.
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.
If you have been sunned through and through like an apricot on a wall from your earliest days, you are oversensitive to any withdrawal of heat.
Humility is really important because it keeps you fresh and new.
I desire to live in peace and to continue the life I have begun under the motto 'to live well you must live unseen'
Your pain is the breaking of the shell that encloses your understanding... And could you keep your heart in wonder at the daily miracles of your life, your pain would not seem less wondrous than your joy
This terrifying world is not devoid of charms, of the mornings that make waking up worthwhile.
A lie told often enough becomes the truth.
Dwell on the beauty of life. Watch the stars, and see yourself running with them
Life is not an exact science, it is an art.
Symbols are the imaginative signposts of life.
Someone's sitting in the shade today because someone planted a tree a long time ago.
If a man neglects education, he walks lame to the end of his life
We can never obtain peace in the outer world until we make peace with ourselves.
In the survival of favoured individuals and races, during the constantly-recurring struggle for existence, we see a powerful and ever-acting form of selection.
Nothing exists except atoms and empty space; everything else is opinion.
If you've been playing poker for half an hour and you still don't know who the patsy is, you're the patsy.
If I get married, I want to be very married.