When someone leaves, it's because someone else is about to arrive.
Almost all our desires, when examined, contain something too shameful to reveal.
This terrifying world is not devoid of charms, of the mornings that make waking up worthwhile.
I would rather live in a world where my life is surrounded by mystery than live in a world so small that my mind could comprehend it.
The privilege of a lifetime is to become who you truly are.
The body is meant to be seen, not all covered up.
What is that you express in your eyes? It seems to me more than all the words I have read in my life.
We all learn lessons in life. Some stick, some don't. I have always learned more from rejection and failure than from acceptance and success.
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.
In every tragedy, an element of comedy is preserved. Comedy is just tragedy reversed.
In the depth of winter, I finally learned that within me there lay an invincible summer.
To conceal anything from those to whom I am attached, is not in my nature. I can never close my lips where I have opened my heart.
Life is a tragedy when seen in close-up, but a comedy in long-shot.
Old minds are like old horses; you must exercise them if you wish to keep them in working order.
If we couldn't laugh we would all go insane.
No one has ever become poor by giving.
If we are not free, no one will respect us.
The love of life is necessary to the vigorous prosecution of any undertaking.
Until you make the unconscious conscious, it will direct your life and you will call it fate.
Yesterday is dead, tomorrow hasn't arrived yet. I have just one day, and I'm going to be happy in it.
If you've been playing poker for half an hour and you still don't know who the patsy is, you're the patsy.