Of all the diversions of life, there is none so proper to fill up its empty spaces as the reading of useful and entertaining authors.
I always like walking in the rain, so no one can see me crying.
Sometimes - history needs a push.
Life is what happens to you while you're busy making other plans.
In the long history of humankind (and animal kind, too) those who learned to collaborate and improvise most effectively have prevailed
In the end, it's not the years in your life that count. It's the life in your years.
Do not erase the designs the child makes in the soft wax of his inner life.
Too much of a good thing can be wonderful!
Death is not the opposite of life, but a part of it.
History is the devil's scripture.
What would life be if we had no courage to attempt anything?
Dwell on the beauty of life. Watch the stars, and see yourself running with them
It would please me best if, at the last, a marble stone shall record that this Queen having lived such and such a time, lived and died a virgin.
Don't be concerned others not appreciating you. Be concerned about your not appreciating others.
I would rather live in a world where my life is surrounded by mystery than live in a world so small that my mind could comprehend it.
Anyone who lives within their means suffers from a lack of imagination.
I'd trade all my tomorrows for a single yesterday.
To live is the rarest thing in the world. Most people exist, that is all.
If you don't design your own life plan, chances are you'll fall into someone else's plan. And guess what they have planned for you? Not much.
Life will not break your heart. It'll crush it.
Life is a difficult game. You can win it only by retaining your birthright to be a person.