I can't help thinking that there are only one or two ways of being brought into this world, but there are so many fucked-up ways of leaving it.
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.
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.
Breathe. Let go. And remind yourself that this very moment is the only one you know you have for sure.
Science is the outcome of being prepared to live without certainty and therefore a mark of maturity. It embraces doubt and loose ends.
To forget is the secret of eternal youth. One grows old only through memory. There's much too little forgetting.
What do you want meaning for? Life is desire, not meaning.
If you don't design your own life plan, chances are you'll fall into someone else's plan. And guess what they have planned for you? Not much.
He who kisses joy as it flies by will live in eternity's sunrise.
Always say 'yes' to the present moment... Surrender to what is. Say 'yes' to life - and see how life starts suddenly to start working for you rather than against you.
Live your life as an Exclamation rather than an Explanation
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.
Someone's sitting in the shade today because someone planted a tree a long time ago.
Noble life demands a noble architecture for noble uses of noble men. Lack of culture means what it has always meant: ignoble civilization and therefore imminent downfall.
We write to taste life twice, in the moment and in retrospect.
You never know what life is like, until you have lived it.
You have to go on and be crazy. Craziness is like heaven.
The 'good old times'-all times, when old, are good.
Exceptional claims demand exceptional evidence.
I've learned that even when I have pains, I don't have to be one.
One day you will ask me which is more important? My life or yours? I will say mine and you will walk away not knowing that you are my life.