Old age, especially an honoured old age, has so great authority, that this is of more value than all the pleasures of youth.
Breathe. Let go. And remind yourself that this very moment is the only one you know you have for sure.
The reality of the building does not consist in the roof and walls, but in the space within to be lived in.
Life is too short, or too long, for me to allow myself the luxury of living it so badly.
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.
Don't be too timid and squeamish about your actions. All life is an experiment. The more experiments you make the better.
Enjoy when you can, and endure when you must.
I like nonsense, it wakes up the brain cells. Fantasy is a necessary ingredient in living.
Life is an ongoing process of choosing between safety (out of fear and need for defense) and risk (for the sake of progress and growth). Make the growth choice a dozen times a day.
A mother takes twenty years to make a man of her boy, and another woman makes a fool of him in twenty minutes.
I believe that the very purpose of our life is to seek happiness. That is clear. Whether one believes in religion or not, whether one believes in this religion or that religion, we all are seeking something better in life. So, I think, the very motion of our life is towards happiness
How can I go forward when I don't know which way I'm facing?
Everything in the world is about sex except sex. Sex is about power.
The lessons of the past are ignored and obliterated in a contemporary antagonism known as the generation gap.
To cherish what remains of the Earth and to foster its renewal is our only legitimate hope of survival.
I desire to live in peace and to continue the life I have begun under the motto 'to live well you must live unseen'
Anybody can dig a hole and plant a tree. But make sure it survives. You have to nurture it, you have to water it, you have to keep at it until it becomes rooted so it can take care or itself. There are so many enemies of trees.
Certain signs precede certain events.
You never know what life is like, until you have lived it.
Any idiot can face a crisis; it's this day-to-day living that wears you out.
Our life always expresses the result of our dominant thoughts.