Life has a certain flavour for those who have fought and risked all that the sheltered and protected can never experience.
We cannot live better than in seeking to become better.
Live to the point of tears.
Those who want to live, let them fight, and those who do not want to fight in this world of eternal struggle do not deserve to live.
Life is pure adventure, and the sooner we realize that, the quicker we will be able to treat life as art.
Without a measureless and perpetual uncertainty, the drama of human life would be destroyed.
Yesterday is dead, tomorrow hasn't arrived yet. I have just one day, and I'm going to be happy in it.
We're born alone, we live alone, we die alone. Only through our love and friendship can we create the illusion for the moment that we're not alone.
Middle age has been defined as what happens when a person's broad mind and narrow waist change places.
You only live once, but if you do it right, once is enough.
Life is the dancer and you are the dance.
Even when you think you have your life all mapped out, things happen that shape your destiny in ways you might never have imagined.
We write to taste life twice, in the moment and in retrospect.
He who has a why to live can bear with almost any how.
The reality of the building does not consist in the roof and walls, but in the space within to be lived in.
To conceal anything from those to whom I am attached, is not in my nature. I can never close my lips where I have opened my heart.
To be able to look back upon ones life in satisfaction, is to live twice.
In every tragedy, an element of comedy is preserved. Comedy is just tragedy reversed.
Its not the men in your life that matters, its the life in your men.
Life swings like a pendulum backward and forward between pain and boredom.
I always like walking in the rain, so no one can see me crying.