The rich will do anything for the poor but get off their backs.
Colors, like features, follow the changes of the emotions.
I am not young enough to know everything.
You have to go on and be crazy. Craziness is like heaven.
Live for yourself and you will live in vain;Live for others, and you will live again.
If you have zest and enthusiasm, you attract zest and enthusiasm. Life does give back in kind.
It is not the strongest of the species that survives, nor the most intelligent that survives. It is the one that is the most adaptable to change.
Life swings like a pendulum backward and forward between pain and boredom.
When all life is seen as divine, everyone grows wings.
There is nothing enlightened about shrinking so that other people won't feel insecure around you. We are all meant to shine, as children do.
Old age is by nature rather talkative.
A life spent making mistakes is not only more honorable, but more useful than a life spent doing nothing.
Quick sensitivity is inseperable from a ready understanding.
I’m not afraid of death, but I’m in no hurry to die. I have so much I want to do first.
Mastery of the emotions is fundamental to a virtuous life.
We think too much and feel too little.
Life is pure adventure, and the sooner we realize that, the quicker we will be able to treat life as art.
If we couldn't laugh we would all go insane.
And the day came when the risk to remain tight in a bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom.
Sometimes - history needs a push.
Life did not intend to make us perfect. Whoever is perfect belongs in a museum.