We are called to be architects of the future, not its victims.
Life can be wonderful if you're not afraid of it. All it takes is courage, imagination ... and a little dough
I believe that the very purpose of our life is to seek happiness. That is clear. Whether one believes in religion or not, whether one believes in this religion or that religion, we all are seeking something better in life. So, I think, the very motion of our life is towards happiness
Imagination and fiction make up more than three quarters of our real life.
Life would be tragic if it weren't funny.
But I don't want comfort. I want God, I want poetry, I want real danger, I want freedom, I want goodness. I want sin.
Diamonds are a girls best friend.
Most people treat the present moment as if it were an obstacle that they need to overcome. Since the present moment is life itself, it is an insane way to live.
If I'm honest I have to tell you I still read fairy-tales and I like them best of all.
Don't own so much clutter that you will be relieved to see your house catch fire.
We don't see things as they are, we see them as we are.
What is that you express in your eyes? It seems to me more than all the words I have read in my life.
True spirituality has its basis in moral life, which in turn is based on contem-plation.
The present is theirs; the future, for which I really worked, is mine.
Blessed be Providence which has given to each his toy: the doll to the child, the child to the woman, the woman to the man, the man to the devil!
Life can be pulled by goals just as surely as it can be pushed by drives.
The way to know life is to love many things.
Most people are other people. Their thoughts are someone else's opinions, their lives a mimicry, their passions a quotation.
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.
We make up horrors to help us cope with the real ones.
Everything passes. Nobody gets anything for keeps. And that's how we've got to live.