Until you value yourself, you won't value your time. Until you value your time, you will not do anything with it.
The behavior of a human being in sexual matters is often a prototype for the whole of his other modes of reaction in life.
Those who are easily shocked should be shocked more often.
To live is to be musical, starting with the blood dancing in your veins. Everything living has a rhythm. Do you feel your music?
Rudeness is the weak man's imitation of strength.
Almost all our desires, when examined, contain something too shameful to reveal.
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.
Life is like music, it must be composed by ear, feeling and instinct, not by rule.
Life is made up of marble and mud.
Sometimes you have to be apart from people you love, but that doesn't make you love them any less. Sometimes you love them more.
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.
The most important thing to do if you find yourself in a hole is to stop digging.
Behind every beautiful thing, there's some kind of pain.
Between two evils, I always pick the one I never tried before.
Life has got to be lived-that's all that there is to it.
Those who want to live, let them fight, and those who do not want to fight in this world of eternal struggle do not deserve to live.
Consistency is contrary to nature, contrary to life. The only completely consistent people are the dead.
Life has its own hidden forces which you can only discover by living.
To be interested in the changing seasons is . . . a happier state of mind than to be hopelessly in love with spring.
When I let go of what I am, I become what I might be.
I always like to look on the optimistic side of life, but I am realistic enough to know that life is a complex matter.