You cannot protect yourself from sadness without protecting yourself from happiness.
I know who I was when I got up this morning, but I think I must have been changed several times since then.
Another theory about hair, not from my mother, but from the best friend. A woman who cuts her hair drastically is set to make some decisions.
Sometimes your joy is the source of your smile, but sometimes your smile can be the source of your joy.
Don’t you, when strangers and friends come to call, straighten the cushions, kick the books under the bed and put away the letter you were writing? How many of us want any of us to see us as we really are? Isn’t the mirror hostile enough?
It’s the hard things that break; soft things don’t break. It was an epiphany I had today and I just wonder why it took me so very, very long to see it! You can waste so many years of your life trying to become something hard in order not to break; but it’s the soft things that can’t break! The hard things are the ones that shatter into a million pieces!
There are only two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as though everything is a miracle.
It is when you lose sight of yourself, that you lose your way. To keep your truth in sight you must keep yourself in sight and the world to you should be a mirror to reflect to you your image; the world should be a mirror that you reflect upon.
The most beautiful makeup of a woman is passion. But cosmetics are easier to buy. - Yves Saint-Laurent