I can choose either to be a victim of the world or an adventurer in search of treasure. It's all a question of how I view my life.
Just as modern motorways have no room for ox-carts or wandering pedestrians, so modern society has little place for lives and ways that are too eccentric.
Life is not easy for any of us. But what of that? We must have perseverance and above all confidence in ourselves. We must believe that we are gifted for something and that this thing must be attained.
If you have been sunned through and through like an apricot on a wall from your earliest days, you are oversensitive to any withdrawal of heat.
All that is not eternal is eternally out of date.
When I let go of what I am, I become what I might be.
No snowflake in an avalanche ever feels responsible.
Remember that not getting what you want is sometimes a wonderful stroke of luck.
Death is not the opposite of life, but a part of it.
Fortune cannot aid those who do nothing.
I was born with an enormous need for affection, and a terrible need to give it.
I think it can be shown that the law makes ten criminals where it restrains one.
Those who are easily shocked should be shocked more often.
Don't let making a living prevent you from making a life.
Life is too short, or too long, for me to allow myself the luxury of living it so badly.
Style is knowing who you are, what you want to say, and not giving a damn
Anyone who lives within their means suffers from a lack of imagination.
Wrinkles should merely indicate where the smiles have been.
A wise girl kisses but doesn't love, listens but doesn't believe, and leaves before she is left.
To live is to be musical, starting with the blood dancing in your veins. Everything living has a rhythm. Do you feel your music?
I can't wait to figure out what is wrong with me, so I can say this is the way that I used to be.