To forgive is not just to be altruistic.
Behind every beautiful thing, there's some kind of pain.
We must be willing to fail and to appreciate the truth that often 'Life is not a problem to be solved, but a mystery to be lived.'
All good things which exist are the fruits of originality.
The only creatures that are evolved enough to convey pure love are dogs and infants.
Life did not intend to make us perfect. Whoever is perfect belongs in a museum.
If people do not believe that mathematics is simple, it is only because they do not realize how complicated life is.
Nobody realizes that some people expend tremendous energy merely to be normal.
Where there is love there is life.
I always like to look on the optimistic side of life, but I am realistic enough to know that life is a complex matter.
All my life I used to wonder what I would become when I grew up. Then, about seven years ago, I realized that I was never going to grow up - that growing is an ever ongoing process.
I always like walking in the rain, so no one can see me crying.
To be able to look back upon ones life in satisfaction, is to live twice.
When making your choice in life, do not neglect to live.
First, then, God, being all-just, wishes to do justice; being all-wise, knows what justice is; being all-powerful, can do justice. Why then injustice?
Is it progress if a cannibal uses a fork?
A wise girl kisses but doesn't love, listens but doesn't believe, and leaves before she is left.
My reading of history convinces me that most bad government results from too much government.
The nicest thing for me is sleep, then at least I can dream.
Not all things are to be discovered; many are better concealed.
When one has not had a good father, one must create one.