How people treat you is their karma; how you react is yours.
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?
I used to live in a room full of mirrors; all I could see was me. I take my spirit and I crash my mirrors, now the whole world is here for me to see.
The love of life is necessary to the vigorous prosecution of any undertaking.
Only he who accepts clashes and conflicts in life, loves life.
The nicest thing for me is sleep, then at least I can dream.
Nature is not human-hearted.
You can have it all. Just not all at once.
Don't part with your illusions. When they are gone you may still exist, but you have ceased to live.
This terrifying world is not devoid of charms, of the mornings that make waking up worthwhile.
Life must be lived as play.
In order to seek truth, it is necessary once in the course of our life to doubt, as far as possible, of all things.
Don't be too timid and squeamish about your actions. All life is an experiment. The more experiments you make the better.
Everything existing in the universe is the fruit of chance and necessity.
I don't mind living in a man's world, as long as I can be a woman in it.
Being ignorant is not so much a shame, as being unwilling to learn.
Life is like a library owned by the author. In it are a few books which he wrote himself, but most of them were written for him.
Life is more or less a lie, but then again, that's exactly the way we want it to be.
Joy is what happens to us when we allow ourselves to recognize how good things really are.
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.
Do not erase the designs the child makes in the soft wax of his inner life.