A woman may very well form a friendship with a man, but for this to endure, it must be assisted by a little physical antipathy.
The way to know life is to love many things.
A hospital bed is a parked taxi with the meter running.
If we are not free, no one will respect us.
Live as if you were living a second time, and as though you had acted wrongly the first time.
Quick sensitivity is inseperable from a ready understanding.
Each man should frame life so that at some future hour fact and his dreaming meet.
Behind every beautiful thing, there's some kind of pain.
Middle age has been defined as what happens when a person's broad mind and narrow waist change places.
I desire to live in peace and to continue the life I have begun under the motto 'to live well you must live unseen'
Life is full of misery, loneliness, and suffering - and it's all over much too soon.
The things that come to those that wait may be the things left by those that got there first.
Life should be great rather than long.
Hard work, disciplined habits, modesty in living, contentment and cheerfulness.
The first forty years of life give us the text; the next thirty supply the commentary on it.
Christmas waves a magic wand over this world, and behold, everything is softer and more beautiful.
When all life is seen as divine, everyone grows wings.
To live is the rarest thing in the world. Most people exist, that is all.
Life is not an exact science, it is an art.
Love is like an hourglass, with the heart filling up as the brain empties
Life is not measured by the number of breaths we take, but by the moments that take our breath away.