Time is the best killer.
Hard work, disciplined habits, modesty in living, contentment and cheerfulness.
You have to go on and be crazy. Craziness is like heaven.
Life is not easy for any of us. But what of that? We must have perseverance and above all confidence in ourselves. We must believe that we are gifted for something and that this thing must be attained.
When a woman conceives her true self, a miracle occurs and life around her begins again.
Life is tough, but it's tougher when you're stupid.
I have learned to seek my happiness by limiting my desires, rather than in attempting to satisfy them.
Science is the outcome of being prepared to live without certainty and therefore a mark of maturity. It embraces doubt and loose ends.
Life is the dancer and you are the dance.
Old age, especially an honoured old age, has so great authority, that this is of more value than all the pleasures of youth.
It is not how old you are, but how you are old.
I always like walking in the rain, so no one can see me crying.
Life is a succession of lessons which must be lived to be understood.
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.
Love is like an hourglass, with the heart filling up as the brain empties
Man is born free and everywhere he is in chains.
Humility is really important because it keeps you fresh and new.
Maybe this world is another planet?s hell.
We fear our highest possibility (as well as our lowest one). We are generally afraid to become that which we can glimpse in our most perfect moments.
He who is in love with himself has at least this advantage - he won't encounter many rivals.
Being a hero is about the shortest-lived profession on earth.