…it is more civilized to make fun of life than to bewail it.
What need is there to weep over parts of life? The whole of it calls for tears.
Nije da se ne usuđujemo zato što su stvari teške; već su stvari teške zato što se ne usuđujemo.
I was not born for one corner; The whole world is my native land.
There is but one chain holding us in fetters, and that is our love of life.
If you look on wealth as a thing to be valued your imaginary poverty will cause you torment.
It is uncertain where Death will await you;there expect it everywhere.
Wherever there is a human being, there is an opportunity for crisis.
Nature does not reveal her mysteries once and for all.