If you don't design your own life plan, chances are you'll fall into someone else's plan. And guess what they have planned for you? Not much.
Nobody realizes that some people expend tremendous energy merely to be normal.
We can never obtain peace in the outer world until we make peace with ourselves.
Dwell on the beauty of life. Watch the stars, and see yourself running with them
The difficulty we have in accepting responsibility for our behaviour lies in the desire to avoid the pain of the consequences of that behaviour
I used to live in a room full of mirrors; all I could see was me. I take my spirit and I crash my mirrors, now the whole world is here for me to see.
If I'm honest I have to tell you I still read fairy-tales and I like them best of all.
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.
Life is not easy for any of us. But what of that? We must have perseverance and above all confidence in ourselves. We must believe that we are gifted for something and that this thing must be attained.
Your pain is the breaking of the shell that encloses your understanding... And could you keep your heart in wonder at the daily miracles of your life, your pain would not seem less wondrous than your joy
The less you know, the more you believe.
The more man meditates upon good thoughts, the better will be his world and the world at large.
The essence of life is statistical improbability on a colossal scale.
Too much of a good thing can be wonderful!
The doctor of the future will give no medicine, but will interest her or his patients in the care of the human frame, in a proper diet, and in the cause and prevention of disease.
If you've been playing poker for half an hour and you still don't know who the patsy is, you're the patsy.
Is it progress if a cannibal uses a fork?
Joy is what happens to us when we allow ourselves to recognize how good things really are.
To live is the rarest thing in the world. Most people exist, that is all.
The more I see, the less I know for sure.
I think it can be shown that the law makes ten criminals where it restrains one.