Man may have discovered fire, but women discovered how to play with it
Stories are consoling, fiction is one of the consolation prizes for having lived in the world
You can either become hardened by all that happens to you or softened.† Choose the second.† Every time.
There are lots of ways of being miserable, but thereís only one way of being comfortable, and that is to stop running round after happiness.† If you make up your mind not to be happy thereís no reason why you shouldnít have a fairly good time.
If you want something youíve never had, you must be willing to do something youíve never done
Itís amazing how a little tomorrow can make up for a whole lot of yesterday
Become major, Paul.† Live like a hero.† Thatís what the classics teach us.† Be a main character.† Otherwise what is life for?
And the day came when the risk to remain tight in a bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom
There are too many books I havenít read, too many places I havenít seen, too many memories I havenít kept long enough
We live in a world where joy and empathy and pleasure are all around us, there for the noticing