There is no worse bitterness than to reach the end of your life and realized you have not lived.
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.
A woman may very well form a friendship with a man, but for this to endure, it must be assisted by a little physical antipathy.
What do you want meaning for? Life is desire, not meaning.
Not all things are to be discovered; many are better concealed.
Life's pretty good, and why wouldn't it be? I'm a pirate, after all.
All my life I used to wonder what I would become when I grew up. Then, about seven years ago, I realized that I was never going to grow up - that growing is an ever ongoing process.
We can allow satellites, planets, suns, universe, nay whole systems of universes, to be governed by laws, but the smallest insect, we wish to be created at once by special act.
My life didn't please me, so I created my life.
Even when you think you have your life all mapped out, things happen that shape your destiny in ways you might never have imagined.
I have always regarded myself as the pillar of my life.
Quick sensitivity is inseperable from a ready understanding.
He who has a why to live can bear with almost any how.
To one extent, if you've seen one city slum, you've seen them all.
The doctor of the future will give no medicine, but will interest her or his patients in the care of the human frame, in a proper diet, and in the cause and prevention of disease.
As you go through life, you've got to see the valleys as well as the peaks.
Someone's sitting in the shade today because someone planted a tree a long time ago.
Courage is a kind of salvation.
I think the highest and lowest points are the important ones. Anything else is just...in between.
I like nonsense, it wakes up the brain cells. Fantasy is a necessary ingredient in living.
I am convinced we do not only love ourselves in others but hate ourselves in others too.