Nothing exists except atoms and empty space; everything else is opinion.
Behind every beautiful thing, there's some kind of pain.
Three things have been difficult to tame: the oceans, fools, and women. We may soon be able to tame the oceans; fools and women will take a little longer.
The object of life is not to be on the side of the majority, but to escape finding oneself in the ranks of the insane.
Don't part with your illusions. When they are gone you may still exist, but you have ceased to live.
Doubt must be no more than vigilance, otherwise it can become dangerous.
Life is too short, or too long, for me to allow myself the luxury of living it so badly.
Life is a tragedy when seen in close-up, but a comedy in long-shot.
Never throughout history has a man who lived a life of ease left a name worth remembering.
The most important thing to do if you find yourself in a hole is to stop digging.
There are only two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as though everything is a miracle.
When I let go of what I am, I become what I might be.
A mother takes twenty years to make a man of her boy, and another woman makes a fool of him in twenty minutes.
Everyone seems to have a clear idea of how other people should lead their lives, but none about his or her own.
Its not the men in your life that matters, its the life in your men.
Live for yourself and you will live in vain;Live for others, and you will live again.
Life is like music, it must be composed by ear, feeling and instinct, not by rule.
Our life always expresses the result of our dominant thoughts.
You have to go on and be crazy. Craziness is like heaven.
What is that you express in your eyes? It seems to me more than all the words I have read in my life.
Every life has a measure of sorrow, and sometimes this is what awakens us.