The pleasure of the moment begins to wither almost as soon as it blossoms; our pleasures are soon swallowed up in time's relentless torrent.
What do you want meaning for? Life is desire, not meaning.
Whatever relationships you have attracted in your life at this moment, are precisely the ones you need in your life at this moment. There is a hidden meaning behind all events, and this hidden meaning is serving your own evolution.
The love of life is necessary to the vigorous prosecution of any undertaking.
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.
Im not in this world to live up to your expectations and youre not in this world to live up to mine.
Life has a certain flavour for those who have fought and risked all that the sheltered and protected can never experience.
Live as if you were living a second time, and as though you had acted wrongly the first time.
Life can be wonderful if you're not afraid of it. All it takes is courage, imagination ... and a little dough
I think the highest and lowest points are the important ones. Anything else is just...in between.
This thing of being a hero, about the main thing to it is to know when to die.
He who kisses joy as it flies by will live in eternity's sunrise.
Imagination and fiction make up more than three quarters of our real life.
The scientists of today think deeply instead of clearly. One must be sane to think clearly, but one can think deeply and be quite insane.
Don't own so much clutter that you will be relieved to see your house catch fire.
Almost all our desires, when examined, contain something too shameful to reveal.
It would please me best if, at the last, a marble stone shall record that this Queen having lived such and such a time, lived and died a virgin.
Nobody realizes that some people expend tremendous energy merely to be normal.
History is a set of lies agreed upon.
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.
Diamonds are a girls best friend.