There is nothing more deceptive than an obvious fact.
I like people too much or not at all. I’ve got to go down deep, to fall into people, to really know them.
You see I usually find myself among strangers because I drift here and there trying to forget the sad things that happened to me.
Every now and then I like to do as I’m told, just to confuse people.
The best way to cheer yourself is to try to cheer someone else up.
Loving life is easy when you are abroad. Where no one knows you and you hold your life in your hands all alone, you are more master of yourself than at any other time
You may encounter many defeats, but you must not be defeated. In fact, it may be necessary to encounter the defeats, so you can know who you are, what you can rise from, how you can still come out of it.
Those who cannot change their minds cannot change anything.
I do not think, sir, you have any right to command me, merely because you are older than I, or because you have seen more of the world than I have; your claim to superiority depends on the use you have made of your time and experience.
In the space between yes and no, there’s a lifetime. It’s the difference between the path you walk and the one you leave behind; it’s the gap between who you thought you could be and who you really are; its the legroom for the lies you’ll tell yourself in the future.