The secret of life is honesty and fair dealing. If you can fake that, you've got it made.
Your children are not your children. They are the sons and daughters of Life's longing for itself.
If you want to keep your memories, you first have to live them.
I can't wait to figure out what is wrong with me, so I can say this is the way that I used to be.
I think it can be shown that the law makes ten criminals where it restrains one.
When we do the best that we can, we never know what miracle is wrought in our life, or in the life of another.
Life is either a daring adventure or nothing. Security is mostly a superstition. It does not exist in nature.
You can't live your life for other people. You've got to do what's right for you, even if it hurts some people you love.
Always say 'yes' to the present moment... Surrender to what is. Say 'yes' to life - and see how life starts suddenly to start working for you rather than against you.
Early in life I had to choose between honest arrogance and hypocritical humility. I chose the former and have seen no reason to change.
When a woman conceives her true self, a miracle occurs and life around her begins again.
Never be bullied into silence. Never allow yourself to be made a victim. Accept no one's definition of your life; define yourself.
If people do not believe that mathematics is simple, it is only because they do not realize how complicated life is.
Don't own so much clutter that you will be relieved to see your house catch fire.
The more you live in the present moment, the more the fear of death disappears.
My reading of history convinces me that most bad government results from too much government.
I never think of the future - it comes soon enough.
Whether I shall turn out to be the hero of my own life, or whether that station will be held by anybody else, these pages must show.
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've learned that even when I have pains, I don't have to be one.
The purpose of art is washing the dust of daily life off our souls.