"To hate others is ugly.
To hate yourself is uglier."
"Parents were the only ones obligated to love you; from the rest of the world you had to earn it."
"Date yourself. Take yourself out to eat. Don’t share your popcorn at the movies with anyone. Stroll around an art museum alone. Fall in love with canvases. Fall in love with yourself."
"Smile as soon as you wake up. It’ll get you in a good mood for the rest of the day."
"Men talk of killing time, while time quietly kills them."
"Books are mirrors: you only see in them what you already have inside you."