I don't know who invented high heels, but all women owe him a lot!
We make up horrors to help us cope with the real ones.
Have you ever noticed that anybody driving slower than you is an idiot, and anyone going faster than you is a maniac?
The historian looks backward. In the end he also believes backward.
Only he who accepts clashes and conflicts in life, loves life.
Old age is by nature rather talkative.
There is also this benefit in brag: that the speaker is unconsciously expressing his own ideal. Humor him by all means, draw it all out, and hold him to it.
When we do the best that we can, we never know what miracle is wrought in our life, or in the life of another.
You are not stuck where you are unless you decide to be.
The desire to fly is an idea handed down to us by our ancestors who... looked enviously on the birds soaring freely through space... on the infinite highway of the air
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.
One does not become enlightened by imagining figures of light, but by making the darkness conscious.
Most people are other people. Their thoughts are someone else's opinions, their lives a mimicry, their passions a quotation.
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.
When all life is seen as divine, everyone grows wings.
Iím not afraid of death, but Iím in no hurry to die. I have so much I want to do first.
Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one's courage.
Life is made up of marble and mud.
First, then, God, being all-just, wishes to do justice; being all-wise, knows what justice is; being all-powerful, can do justice. Why then injustice?
We must all obey the great law of change. It is the most powerful law of nature.
You only live once, but if you do it right, once is enough.