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.
Life is too short for long-term grudges.
Live your life as though your every act were to become a universal law.
Concision in style, precision in thought, decision in life.
To one extent, if you've seen one city slum, you've seen them all.
All of us are products of our childhood.
Our life is frittered away by detail. Simplify, simplify.
Each person must live their life as a model for others.
A life spent making mistakes is not only more honorable, but more useful than a life spent doing nothing.
This thing of being a hero, about the main thing to it is to know when to die.
Life is a journey, not a destination.
Whatever relationships you have attracted in your life at this moment, are precisely the ones you need in your life at this moment. There is a hidden meaning behind all events, and this hidden meaning is serving your own evolution.
The reality of the building does not consist in the roof and walls, but in the space within to be lived in.
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.
There's nowhere you can be that isn't where you're meant to be...
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.
Life would be tragic if it weren't funny.
There are two tragedies in life. One is to lose your heart's desire. The other is to gain it.
What would life be if we had no courage to attempt anything?
I would rather live in a world where my life is surrounded by mystery than live in a world so small that my mind could comprehend it.
Life is a tragedy when seen in close-up, but a comedy in long-shot.