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.
Today, more than ever before, life must be characterized by a sense of Universal responsibility, not only nation to nation and human to human, but also human to other forms of life.
Never throughout history has a man who lived a life of ease left a name worth remembering.
As soon as you trust yourself, you will know how to live.
Life is like music, it must be composed by ear, feeling and instinct, not by rule.
To live is to choose. But to choose well, you must know who you are and what you stand for, where you want to go and why you want to get there.
Be thankful for what you have; you'll end up having more. If you concentrate on what you don't have, you will never, ever have enough
Love is like an hourglass, with the heart filling up as the brain empties
Open your arms to change, but don't let go of your values.
If you've been playing poker for half an hour and you still don't know who the patsy is, you're the patsy.
People can tell you to keep your mouth shut, but that doesn't stop you from having your own opinion
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.
Life swings like a pendulum backward and forward between pain and boredom.
You can have it all. Just not all at once.
Mastery of the emotions is fundamental to a virtuous life.
Life is a journey, not a destination.
Everything in the world is about sex except sex. Sex is about power.
Im not in this world to live up to your expectations and youre not in this world to live up to mine.
In the depth of winter, I finally learned that within me there lay an invincible summer.
The more I see, the less I know for sure.
To forgive is not just to be altruistic.