Life is a disease, brother, and death begins already at birth. Every breath, every heartbeat, is a moment of dying - a little shove toward the end.
I am not young enough to know everything.
Life is like music, it must be composed by ear, feeling and instinct, not by rule.
We all owe death a life.
Your children are not your children. They are the sons and daughters of Life's longing for itself.
He who has a why to live can bear with almost any how.
Life is more or less a lie, but then again, that's exactly the way we want it to be.
Life will not break your heart. It'll crush it.
The 'good old times'-all times, when old, are good.
If it is worth doing, it is worth overdoing.
I am convinced we do not only love ourselves in others but hate ourselves in others too.
Anybody can dig a hole and plant a tree. But make sure it survives. You have to nurture it, you have to water it, you have to keep at it until it becomes rooted so it can take care or itself. There are so many enemies of trees.
To live is the rarest thing in the world. Most people exist, that is all.
Life is not divided into semesters. You don't get summers off and very few employers are interested in helping you find yourself.
Any idiot can face a crisis; it's this day-to-day living that wears you out.
We cannot live better than in seeking to become better.
You only live once, but if you do it right, once is enough.
To be able to look back upon ones life in satisfaction, is to live twice.
If you have zest and enthusiasm, you attract zest and enthusiasm. Life does give back in kind.
The knowledge of oneself will preserve that person from vanity.
The future starts today, not tomorrow.