Losing your way on a journey is unfortunate. But, losing your reason for the journey is a fate more cruel.
Rudeness is the weak man's imitation of strength.
In the end, everything is a gag.
If you break your neck, if you have nothing to eat, if your house is on fire, then you got a problem. Everything else is inconvenience.
If I'm honest I have to tell you I still read fairy-tales and I like them best of all.
I don't mind living in a man's world, as long as I can be a woman in it.
In the depth of winter, I finally learned that within me there lay an invincible summer.
All my life I have tried to pluck a thistle and plant a flower wherever the flower would grow in thought and mind.
Any place I hang my head is home.
Your children are not your children. They are the sons and daughters of Life's longing for itself.
I can't help thinking that there are only one or two ways of being brought into this world, but there are so many fucked-up ways of leaving it.
The pleasure of the moment begins to wither almost as soon as it blossoms; our pleasures are soon swallowed up in time's relentless torrent.
In the end, it's not the years in your life that count. It's the life in your years.
Imagination does not become great until human beings, given the courage and the strength, use it to create.
We cannot live better than in seeking to become better.
Early in life I had to choose between honest arrogance and hypocritical humility. I chose the former and have seen no reason to change.
Safeguarding the rights of others is the most noble and beautiful end of a human being.
Life should be great rather than long.
All that happens means something; nothing you do is ever insignificant.
Nothing in life is to be feared, it is only to be understood. Now is the time to understand more, so that we may fear less.
Not all things are to be discovered; many are better concealed.