Pain don't hurt.
Concision in style, precision in thought, decision in life.
This terrifying world is not devoid of charms, of the mornings that make waking up worthwhile.
The more sand that has escaped from the hourglass of our life, the clearer we should see through it.
Doing nothing is happiness for children and misery for old men.
Have no fear of perfection - you'll never reach it.
History is the devil's scripture.
The only creatures that are evolved enough to convey pure love are dogs and infants.
Life is nothing but a competition to be the criminal rather than the victim.
I always like walking in the rain, so no one can see me crying.
Luxury is not a necessity to me, but beautiful and good things are.
Nothing in life is more remarkable than the unnecessary anxiety which we endure, and generally create ourselves.
Every person who ever thought he had a right to assert, and went boldly and asserted it, himself, or jointly with others that shared his convictions, was a direct actionist.
Until you value yourself, you won't value your time. Until you value your time, you will not do anything with it.
Almost all our desires, when examined, contain something too shameful to reveal.
Open your arms to change, but don't let go of your values.
We must all obey the great law of change. It is the most powerful law of nature.
One does not become enlightened by imagining figures of light, but by making the darkness conscious.
Symbols are the imaginative signposts of life.
To be interested in the changing seasons is . . . a happier state of mind than to be hopelessly in love with spring.
To live is to choose. But to choose well, you must know who you are and what you stand for, where you want to go and why you want to get there.