When I die, I want people to play my music, go wild and freak out and do anything they want to do.
The true sign of intelligence is not knowledge but imagination.
Death is no more than passing from one room into another. But there's a difference for me, you know. Because in that other room I shall be able to see.
No one has ever loved anyone the way everyone wants to be loved.
Time brings all things to pass.
Life is one long process of getting tired.
Good sex is like good bridge. If you don't have a good partner, you'd better have a good hand.
The greatest glory in living lies not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall.
I'd rather regret the things I've done than regret the things I haven't done.
Sleep is the best meditation.
When you see what some women marry, you realize how they must hate to work for a living.
The greatest weariness comes from work not done.
Is life not a thousand times too short for us to bore ourselves?
I never think at all when I write. Nobody can do two things at the same time and do them both well.
The one thing we can never get enough of is love. And the one thing we never give enough is love.
All the men in my family were bearded, and most of the women.
Normality is death.
Sometimes, the only realists are the dreamers.
I have no money, no resources, no hopes. I am the happiest man alive.
Christmas makes everything twice as sad.
Don't spend time beating on a wall, hoping to transform it into a door.
Love is a game in which one always cheats.
An intellectual is a person who has discovered something more interesting than sex.
We are all geniuses up to the age of ten.
Time is generally the best doctor.
A great pleasure in life is doing what people say you cannot do.
Read the Bible. Work hard and honestly. And don't complain.
Women are like elephants. I like to look at 'em, but I wouldn't want to own one.
Little minds have little worries, big minds have no time for worries.
When someone shows you who they are, believe them the first time.
It is a fact often observed, that men have written good verses under the inspiration of passion, who cannot write well under other circumstances.
You will not be punished for your anger, you will be punished by your anger.
Force always attracts men of low morality.
Never lose an opportunity of seeing anything beautiful, for beauty is God's handwriting.
If you don't have time to do it right, when will you have time to do it over?
Life is a succession of lessons which must be lived to be understood.
The smallest seed of faith is better than the largest fruit of happiness.
A large income is the best recipe for happiness I ever heard of.
I say what I want to say and do what I want to do. There's no in between. People will either love you for it or hate you for it.
Men who are unhappy, like men who sleep badly, are always proud of the fact.
Life must be lived as play.
Women have simple tastes. They get pleasure out of the conversation of children in arms and men in love.
Life began with waking up and loving my mother's face.
In the face of technology, everything becomes a little atavistic.
I believe in luck: how else can you explain the success of those you dislike?
Happiness is a choice that requires effort at times.
I believe a marriage is between a man and a woman.
If you live to be a hundred, I want to live to be a hundred minus one day so I never have to live without you.
It is helpful for a woman artist not to have a husband.
Take away love and our earth is a tomb.