There are two tragedies in life. One is to lose your heart's desire. The other is to gain it.
Doubt must be no more than vigilance, otherwise it can become dangerous.
I have always regarded myself as the pillar of my life.
Take a chance! All life is a chance. The man who goes farthest is generally the one who is willing to do and dare.
Is it progress if a cannibal uses a fork?
My art and profession is to live.
The image is one thing and the human being is another...It's very hard to live up to an image, put it that way.
Life always waits for some crisis to occur before revealing itself at its most brilliant.
Man is born free and everywhere he is in chains.
Is it not enough that 'things are cruel and blind'? Must we also be cruel and blind?
Life must be lived as play.
To do a great right do a little wrong.
Be thankful that you have a life, and forsake your vain and presumptuous desire for a second one.
Life can be wonderful if you're not afraid of it. All it takes is courage, imagination ... and a little dough
A tragedy means always a man's struggle with that which is stronger than man.
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.
Exceptional claims demand exceptional evidence.
You never know what life is like, until you have lived it.
If man limits himself to a satisfied animal existence, and asks from life only what such an existence can give, the higher values of life at once disappear.
The highest manifestation of strength is to keep ourselves calm and on our own feet.
We are called to be architects of the future, not its victims.