To live: a quite complicated way of dying.
Life and DeathLife and Death
Money does not bring happiness, it buys it.
To love is human, but to marry is diabolical.
Life is a trap you can escape only by throwing yourself into it.
Love can surmount any obstacle, except the one that marks its end.
People prefer bad company to solitude and anything to one's own company.
There is a secret to live a happy life, but it remains, in fact, a secret.
To be conspicuous by one's absence and listened to by one's silence are two little masterpieces of vanity.
No one is really alone in this world: everyone has its own god, its own sorrow or its own pride keeping company.
To be loved by whom you love is a great luck; to be loved by whom you don't love is an annoyance; not to be loved by whom you love is a misfortune; not to love and not to be loved, a risky situation.