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“Slow down? Rest? With all eternity before me?”
“Life engenders life. Energy creates energy. It is by spending oneself that one becomes rich.”
“One should hate very little, because it's extremely fatiguing. One should despise much, forgive often and never forget. Pardon does not bring with it forgetfulness; at least not for me.”
“[When asked in her later years why her Paris apartment was located up so many flights of stairs:] Dear friend, it's the only way I can still make the hearts of men beat faster.”
Sarah Bernhardt, French actor
(1844 - 1923)
Born: Henriette Rosine Bernard.