Being ignorant is not so much a shame, as being unwilling to learn.
Nature is not human-hearted.
Losing your way on a journey is unfortunate. But, losing your reason for the journey is a fate more cruel.
Love is like an hourglass, with the heart filling up as the brain empties
The gentleman understands rightousness, the petty man understands interest.
What goes up must come down.
One of the saddest things in life, is the things one remembers.
Imagination does not become great until human beings, given the courage and the strength, use it to create.
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.
Humility is really important because it keeps you fresh and new.
The man who has no sense of history, is like a man who has no ears or eyes
Don't cry for a man who's left you - the next one may fall for your smile.
Within the child lies the fate of the future.
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.
Doing nothing is happiness for children and misery for old men.
One day, in retrospect, the years of struggle will strike you as the most beautiful.
In the depth of winter, I finally learned that within me there lay an invincible summer.
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
The purpose of art is washing the dust of daily life off our souls.
Don't be too timid and squeamish about your actions. All life is an experiment. The more experiments you make the better.
It takes a long time to grow young.