There's no reality except the one contained within us. That's why so many people live an unreal life. They take images outside them for reality and never allow the world within them to assert itself.
Life is too short, or too long, for me to allow myself the luxury of living it so badly.
A good man often appears gauche simply because he does not take advantage of the myriad mean little chances of making himself look stylish. Preferring truth to form, he is not constantly at work upon the facade of his appearance.
If those who are the enemies of innocent amusements had the direction of the world, they would take away the spring, and youth, the former from the year, the latter from human life.
I will no longer allow anyone to manipulate my mind and control my life in the name of love.
If you are ambitious you are political. Your ambition may take the form of religion, but the politics is there. Then you are competing with other saints.
It takes half your life before you discover life is a do-it-yourself project.
Men create gods after their own image, not only with regard to their form but with regard to their mode of life.
I don't want to be an action star, an action star's life is so short. I want my life to get longer, I want my career to get longer.
You see, in life, lots of people know what to do, but few people actually do what they know. Knowing is not enough! You must take action.
Faith is a living, daring confidence in God's grace, so sure and certain that a man could stake his life on it a thousand times.
We can't form our children on our own concepts; we must take them and love them as God gives them to us.
A warrior knows that he is only a man. His only regret is that his life is so short that he can't grab onto all the things he would like to. But for him, this is not an issue; it's only a pity.
I can choose either to be a victim of the world or an adventurer in search of treasure. It's all a question of how I view my life.
Whatever life takes away from you, let it go.
Live your life, do your work, then take your hat.
Short as life is, we make it still shorter by the careless waste of time.
The difficulty of writing a good theatre play set in new reality was even greater given that the level of similitude to life that is allowed in a film would not work on the stage.
Is not life a hundred times too short to bore ourselves?
We will only understand the miracle of life fully when we allow the unexpected to happen.
If your guidance is your ego, don't rely on luck for help. you sleep during the day and the nights are short. By the time you wake up your life may be over.
If you take too long in deciding what to do with your life, you'll find you've done it.
I went on countless auditions. I begged my parents until I finally was allowed to be in a theatrical play when I was 13. It was the most important thing in my life.
It would be very easy for us to do a collection that everybody would like and not criticize. But criticism is a part of life. You have to take it.
We do not know what to do with this short life, yet we want another which will be eternal.