Never does one feel oneself so utterly helpless as in trying to speak comfort for great bereavement. I will not try it. Time is the only comforter for the loss of a mother.
I finally know what distinguishes man from the other beasts: financial worries.
The ideal of calm exists in a sitting cat.
There are moments when everything goes well, but don't be frightened.
Love is like an hourglass, with the heart filling up as the brain empties.
On earth there is no heaven, but there are pieces of it.
We spend our lives talking about this mystery. Our life.
The bourgeois are other people.
Man who waits for roast duck to fly into mouth must wait very, very long time.