No social problem is as universal as the oppression of the child
Just as modern motorways have no room for ox-carts or wandering pedestrians, so modern society has little place for lives and ways that are too eccentric.
Take a chance! All life is a chance. The man who goes farthest is generally the one who is willing to do and dare.
There is nothing enlightened about shrinking so that other people won't feel insecure around you. We are all meant to shine, as children do.
I have always regarded myself as the pillar of my life.
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.
Man is born free and everywhere he is in chains.
Remember that not getting what you want is sometimes a wonderful stroke of luck.
I am convinced we do not only love ourselves in others but hate ourselves in others too.
The joy in life is his who has the heart to demand it.
In the long history of humankind (and animal kind, too) those who learned to collaborate and improvise most effectively have prevailed
All my life through, the new sights of nature made me rejoice like a child.
During your life, never stop dreaming. No one can take away your dreams
We must all obey the great law of change. It is the most powerful law of nature.
The most important thing to do if you find yourself in a hole is to stop digging.
Too much of a good thing can be wonderful!
Imagination does not become great until human beings, given the courage and the strength, use it to create.
Any place I hang my head is home.
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
As soon as you trust yourself, you will know how to live.
Nothing in life is more remarkable than the unnecessary anxiety which we endure, and generally create ourselves.