Once the realization is accepted that even between the closest human beings infinite distances continue, a wonderful living side by side can grow, if they succeed in loving the distance between them which makes it possible for each to see the other whole against the sky.
Why love if losing hurts so much? I have no answers anymore; only the life I have lived. The pain now is part of the happiness then.
I will not be just a tourist in the world of images, just watching images passing by which I cannot live in, make love to, possess as permanent sources of joy and ecstasy.
I do an awful lot of scuba diving. I love to be on the ocean, under the ocean. I live next to the ocean.
And all people live, Not by reason of any care they have for themselves, But by the love for them that is in other people.
As we ascend in love, we are called to live and express that love in every way that we can.
I want to have the fun of doing anime and I love anime, but I can't do storyboards because I can't really draw and that's what they live and die on.
I have candy all the time. I live on gummy bears and peach rings. They're like dried-up peaches, only dipped in sugar. You can get 'em at gas stations. They're like 99 cents for four bags. And cashews. I love cashews.
Surely God would not have created such a being as man, with an ability to grasp the infinite, to exist only for a day! No, no, man was made for immortality.
True, we love life, not because we are used to living, but because we are used to loving. There is always some madness in love, but there is also always some reason in madness.
I would vote for the man who's lived life, who's done different occupations, who's been out in the real world and struggled to make a living, struggled to raise a family, struggled with life as it exists. So I'd vote for experience, honest experience.
Love isn't an emotion or an instinct - it's an art.
I was motivated by just thinking that if you had all this external success that everyone would love you and everything would be peaceful and wonderful.
Self-control means wanting to be effective at some random point in the infinite radiations of my spiritual existence.
Ah, monsieur, to live in the bosom of the sea! Only there can independence be found! There I recognize no master! There I am free!
There is a fountain of youth: it is your mind, your talents, the creativity you bring to your life and the lives of people you love. When you learn to tap this source, you will truly have defeated age.
Better not to exist than live basely.
Art is not necessary at all. All that is necessary to make this world a better place to live in is to love - to love as Christ loved, as Buddha loved.
True love is eternal, infinite, and always like itself. It is equal and pure, without violent demonstrations: it is seen with white hairs and is always young in the heart.
Fishes live in the sea, as men do on land: the great ones eat up the little ones.
A woman knows the face of the man she loves as a sailor knows the open sea.
True, we love life, not because we are used to living but because we are used to loving.
Don't part with your illusions. When they are gone, you may still exist, but you have ceased to live.
If there existed no external means for dimming their consciences, one-half of the men would at once shoot themselves, because to live contrary to one's reason is a most intolerable state, and all men of our time are in such a state.
A lot of people attack the sea, I make love to it.