So long as you don't feel life's paltry and a miserable business, the rest doesn't matter, happiness or unhappiness.
Life is not always a matter of holding good cards, but sometimes, playing a poor hand well.
I don't believe in guilt, I believe in living on impulse as long as you never intentionally hurt another person, and don't judge people in your life. I think you should live completely free.
In a couple, sometimes, one or both people have to give up their personal life, dreams and ambitions for the good of the family.
It is good to follow one's own bent, so long as it leads upward.
I've always been spontaneous and outgoing... I've tried lots of things so I've got some good life experiences, which is great 'cause it means I've got lots of material to work with as an actor.
Life well spent is long.
It seems to me we can never give up longing and wishing while we are thoroughly alive. There are certain things we feel to be beautiful and good, and we must hunger after them.
These words dropped into my childish mind as if you should accidentally drop a ring into a deep well. I did not think of them much at the time, but there came a day in my life when the ring was fished up out of the well, good as new.
Life has no meaning unless one lives it with a will, at least to the limit of one's will. Virtue, good, evil are nothing but words, unless one takes them apart in order to build something with them; they do not win their true meaning until one knows how to apply them.
A good book is the precious lifeblood of a master spirit, embalmed and treasured up on purpose to a life beyond life.
No evil can happen to a good man, either in life or after death.
You don't have to be married to have a good friend as your partner for life.
There is an ancient saying among men that you cannot thoroughly understand the life of mortals before the man has died, then only can you call it good or bad.
A little more moderation would be good. Of course, my life hasn't exactly been one of moderation.
There is an immense, painful longing for a broader, more flexible, fuller, more coherent, more comprehensive account of what we human beings are, who we are and what this life is for.
Men do what is called a good action, as some piece of courage or charity, much as they would pay a fine in expiation of daily non-appearance on parage.? Thier works are done as an apology or extenuation of thier living in the world.-as invalids and the insane pay a high? board.? Thier virtues are penances.? I do not wish to expiate, but to live.? My life is for itself and not a spectacle.?I can not consent to pay for privilege where I have intrinsic right.
The art is long, life is short.
Yes, for a long time but I admired her and respected everything that I could sort of see in her from a distance, the pillars of her life, the loyalties, the relationships. It all got my interest and also the looks.
What matters in life is not what happens to you but what you remember and how you remember it.
The experience of life consists of the experience which the spirit has of itself in matter and as matter, in mind and as mind, in emotion, as emotion, etc.
No one is happy all his life long.
If I knew for a certainty that a man was coming to my house with the conscious design of doing me good, I should run for my life.
Luck is everything... My good luck in life was to be a really frightened person. I'm fortunate to be a coward, to have a low threshold of fear, because a hero couldn't make a good suspense film.
One's life has value so long as one attributes value to the life of others, by means of love, friendship, indignation and compassion.