We can allow satellites, planets, suns, universe, nay whole systems of universes, to be governed by laws, but the smallest insect, we wish to be created at once by special act.
Shame is an ornament to the young; a disgrace to the old.
Luxury is not a necessity to me, but beautiful and good things are.
Life has a certain flavour for those who have fought and risked all that the sheltered and protected can never experience.
Life is full of misery, loneliness, and suffering - and it's all over much too soon.
But I don't want comfort. I want God, I want poetry, I want real danger, I want freedom, I want goodness. I want sin.
love the life you live.live the life you love.
Time ripens all things; no one is born wise.
I can't wait to figure out what is wrong with me, so I can say this is the way that I used to be.
All that happens means something; nothing you do is ever insignificant.
The pleasure of the moment begins to wither almost as soon as it blossoms; our pleasures are soon swallowed up in time's relentless torrent.
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 day you will ask me which is more important? My life or yours? I will say mine and you will walk away not knowing that you are my life.
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.
If you break your neck, if you have nothing to eat, if your house is on fire, then you got a problem. Everything else is inconvenience.
We write to taste life twice, in the moment and in retrospect.
Life does not need to mutilate itself in order to be pure.
Wrinkles are engraved smiles.
Eventually all things fall into place. Until then, laugh at the confusion, live for the moments, and know everything happens for a reason.
Have no fear of perfection - you'll never reach it.
Never, ever underestimate the power of 'Id Like that.