Whether I shall turn out to be the hero of my own life, or whether that station will be held by anybody else, these pages must show.
If you have been sunned through and through like an apricot on a wall from your earliest days, you are oversensitive to any withdrawal of heat.
I have learned to seek my happiness by limiting my desires, rather than in attempting to satisfy them.
Love is like an hourglass, with the heart filling up as the brain empties
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?
It would please me best if, at the last, a marble stone shall record that this Queen having lived such and such a time, lived and died a virgin.
If people do not believe that mathematics is simple, it is only because they do not realize how complicated life is.
Shame is an ornament to the young; a disgrace to the old.
All sport ... is one of the few activities where young people can proceed along traditional avenues, where objectives are clear, where the desire to win is not only permissible, but encouraged.
Those who are easily shocked should be shocked more often.
It's often just enough to be with someone. I don't need to touch them. Not even talk. A feeling passes between you both. You're not alone.
It is only because of problems that we grow mentally and spiritually.
Take care of your body. It's the only place you have to live.
Colors, like features, follow the changes of the emotions.
When life hands you a lemon, say, 'Oh yeah, I like lemons! What else ya got?
Let the guarantee of free speech be in every man's determination to use it, and we shall have no need of paper declarations.
The body is meant to be seen, not all covered up.
Old age is the only disease you dont want to be cured of.
The secret of life is honesty and fair dealing. If you can fake that, you've got it made.
Life swings like a pendulum backward and forward between pain and boredom.
I was born with an enormous need for affection, and a terrible need to give it.