The joy of life is made up of obscure and seemingly mundane victories that gives us our own small satisfactions.
In life, unlike chess, the game continues after checkmate.
The complexities of adult life get in the way of the truth.
If you can spend a perfectly useless afternoon in a perfectly useless manner, you have learned how to live.
Talent is cheap; dedication is expensive. It will cost you your life.
Irving Stone, 1903 – 1989
Being on the tightrope is living; everything else is waiting.
Karl Wallenda, 1905 – 1978
I live in a crazy time.
Anne Frank, 1929 – 1945
Words, once they are printed, have a life of their own.