If I get married, I want to be very married.
Should you find yourself in a chronically leaking boat, energy devoted to changing vessels is likely to be more productive than energy devoted to patching leaks.
The more man meditates upon good thoughts, the better will be his world and the world at large.
Colors, like features, follow the changes of the emotions.
The historian looks backward. In the end he also believes backward.
Your pain is the breaking of the shell that encloses your understanding... And could you keep your heart in wonder at the daily miracles of your life, your pain would not seem less wondrous than your joy
It takes a long time to grow young.
Everything passes. Nobody gets anything for keeps. And that's how we've got to live.
Sometimes - history needs a push.
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.
The purpose of art is washing the dust of daily life off our souls.
Is it not enough that 'things are cruel and blind'? Must we also be cruel and blind?
I can choose either to be a victim of the world or an adventurer in search of treasure. It's all a question of how I view my life.
This thing of being a hero, about the main thing to it is to know when to die.
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.
Life is like playing a violin solo in public and learning the instrument as one goes on.
Everything in the world is about sex except sex. Sex is about power.
The more I see, the less I know for sure.
Stop acting as if life is a rehearsal. Live this day as if it were your last. The past is over and gone. The future is not guaranteed.
People do not like to think. If one thinks, one must reach conclusions. Conclusions are not always pleasant.
Live a balanced life - learn some and think some and draw some and paint some and sing and dance and play and work everyday some.