What would life be if we had no courage to attempt anything?
Crude classifications and false generalizations are the curse of organized life.
The worldly comforts are not for me. I am like a traveller, who takes rest under a tree in the shade and then goes on his way.
To forgive is not just to be altruistic.
Life is pure adventure, and the sooner we realize that, the quicker we will be able to treat life as art.
The universe we observe has precisely the properties we should expect if there is, at bottom, no design, no purpose, no evil, no good, nothing but blind, pitiless indifference
Life does not need to mutilate itself in order to be pure.
A life not lived for others is not a life.
To be able to look back upon ones life in satisfaction, is to live twice.
Life belongs to the living, and he who lives must be prepared for changes
People can tell you to keep your mouth shut, but that doesn't stop you from having your own opinion
How people treat you is their karma; how you react is yours.
Someone's sitting in the shade today because someone planted a tree a long time ago.
I never think of the future - it comes soon enough.
True spirituality has its basis in moral life, which in turn is based on contem-plation.
The future starts today, not tomorrow.
Amnesty is as good for those who give it as for those who receive it. It has the admirable quality of bestowing mercy on both sides.
You have to go on and be crazy. Craziness is like heaven.
Breathe. Let go. And remind yourself that this very moment is the only one you know you have for sure.
No one has ever become poor by giving.
The secret of life is honesty and fair dealing. If you can fake that, you've got it made.