Your pain is the breaking of the shell that encloses your understanding... And could you keep your heart in wonder at the daily miracles of your life, your pain would not seem less wondrous than your joy
I generally avoid temptation unless I can't resist it.
The more sand that has escaped from the hourglass of our life, the clearer we should see through it.
To be a princess is to play at life. To be a queen is to be a serious player...The purpose of life as a woman is to ascend to the throne and rule with heart.
My life didn't please me, so I created my life.
It is not the strongest of the species that survives, nor the most intelligent that survives. It is the one that is the most adaptable to change.
Life always waits for some crisis to occur before revealing itself at its most brilliant.
The worldly comforts are not for me. I am like a traveller, who takes rest under a tree in the shade and then goes on his way.
Don't be concerned others not appreciating you. Be concerned about your not appreciating others.
Life should be great rather than long.
Colors, like features, follow the changes of the emotions.
People do not like to think. If one thinks, one must reach conclusions. Conclusions are not always pleasant.
Each life makes its own immitation of immortality.
Everything in the world is about sex except sex. Sex is about power.
Of all the diversions of life, there is none so proper to fill up its empty spaces as the reading of useful and entertaining authors.
Quick sensitivity is inseperable from a ready understanding.
I would rather entertain and hope that people learned something than educate people and hope they were entertained.
Even truth needs to be clad in new garments if it is to appeal to a new age.
Until you value yourself, you won't value your time. Until you value your time, you will not do anything with it.
Nothing in life is more remarkable than the unnecessary anxiety which we endure, and generally create ourselves.
The gratification of wealth is not found in mere possession or in lavish expenditure, but in its wise application.