Don't let making a living prevent you from making a life.
We all owe death a life.
Life is a tragedy when seen in close-up, but a comedy in long-shot.
If it is worth doing, it is worth overdoing.
Live your life as though your every act were to become a universal law.
How can I go forward when I don't know which way I'm facing?
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.
Middle age has been defined as what happens when a person's broad mind and narrow waist change places.
Freedom would be not to choose between black and white but to abjure such prescribed choices.
Be thankful that you have a life, and forsake your vain and presumptuous desire for a second one.
Is it not enough that 'things are cruel and blind'? Must we also be cruel and blind?
Sow a thought and you get an act; Sow an act and you get a habit; Sow a habit and you get a character; Sow a character and you get a destiny.
Time ripens all things; no one is born wise.
Amnesty is as good for those who give it as for those who receive it. It has the admirable quality of bestowing mercy on both sides.
The body is meant to be seen, not all covered up.
love the life you live.live the life you love.
Crude classifications and false generalizations are the curse of organized life.
Behind every beautiful thing, there's some kind of pain.
Close by the Rights of Man, at the least set beside them, are the Rights of the Spirit.
The purpose of art is washing the dust of daily life off our souls.
Anyone who lives within their means suffers from a lack of imagination.