The behavior of a human being in sexual matters is often a prototype for the whole of his other modes of reaction in life.
If you've been playing poker for half an hour and you still don't know who the patsy is, you're the patsy.
Someone's sitting in the shade today because someone planted a tree a long time ago.
In their innocence, very young children know themselves to be light and love. If we will allow them, they can teach us to see ourselves the same way.
I think it's much more interesting to live not knowing than to have answers which might be wrong.
Simplicity is the keynote of all true elegance.
Don't cry for a man who's left you - the next one may fall for your smile.
Just as modern motorways have no room for ox-carts or wandering pedestrians, so modern society has little place for lives and ways that are too eccentric.
When a woman conceives her true self, a miracle occurs and life around her begins again.
Anything I've done up till 27 May 1999 was kind of an illusion, existing without living. My daughter, the birth of my daughter, gave me life.
In the survival of favoured individuals and races, during the constantly-recurring struggle for existence, we see a powerful and ever-acting form of selection.
Your children are not your children. They are the sons and daughters of Life's longing for itself.
In every tragedy, an element of comedy is preserved. Comedy is just tragedy reversed.
Life has got to be lived-that's all that there is to it.
Wrinkles are engraved smiles.
My art and profession is to live.
Landlords, like all other men, love to reap where they never sowed.
The natural world is the greatest source of excitement. The greatest source of visual beauty. It is the greatest source of so much in life that makes life worth living.
When we do the best that we can, we never know what miracle is wrought in our life, or in the life of another.
Amnesty is as good for those who give it as for those who receive it. It has the admirable quality of bestowing mercy on both sides.
Until you value yourself, you won't value your time. Until you value your time, you will not do anything with it.