All that happens means something; nothing you do is ever insignificant.
Live to the point of tears.
Just as modern motorways have no room for ox-carts or wandering pedestrians, so modern society has little place for lives and ways that are too eccentric.
Life always waits for some crisis to occur before revealing itself at its most brilliant.
As soon as you trust yourself, you will know how to live.
The only creatures that are evolved enough to convey pure love are dogs and infants.
The scientists of today think deeply instead of clearly. One must be sane to think clearly, but one can think deeply and be quite insane.
It takes a long time to grow young.
Old age is by nature rather talkative.
Crude classifications and false generalizations are the curse of organized life.
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.
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.
Life is a journey, not a destination.
Hard work, disciplined habits, modesty in living, contentment and cheerfulness.
Enjoy when you can, and endure when you must.
The body is meant to be seen, not all covered up.
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.
Life is not divided into semesters. You don't get summers off and very few employers are interested in helping you find yourself.
I don't know who invented high heels, but all women owe him a lot!
To forget is the secret of eternal youth. One grows old only through memory. There's much too little forgetting.
History repeats itself, first as tragedy, second as farce.