You have to go on and be crazy. Craziness is like heaven.
Do not erase the designs the child makes in the soft wax of his inner life.
Joy is what happens to us when we allow ourselves to recognize how good things really are.
Time is really the only capital that any human being has and the thing that he can least afford to waste or lose
There is also this benefit in brag: that the speaker is unconsciously expressing his own ideal. Humor him by all means, draw it all out, and hold him to it.
Life is pure adventure, and the sooner we realize that, the quicker we will be able to treat life as art.
All my life I used to wonder what I would become when I grew up. Then, about seven years ago, I realized that I was never going to grow up - that growing is an ever ongoing process.
How people treat you is their karma; how you react is yours.
Quick sensitivity is inseperable from a ready understanding.
It is not how old you are, but how you are old.
I am an American; free born and free bred, where I acknowledge no man as my superior, except for his own worth, or as my inferior, except for his own demerit.
Living is Easy with Eyes Closed.
You can give in to the failure messages and be a bitter deadbeat of excuses. Or you can choose to be happy and positive and excited about life.
A photograph is a moral decision taken in one eighth of a second.
As you go through life, you've got to see the valleys as well as the peaks.
Unsatisfied desire is in itself more desirable than any other satisfaction.
We write to taste life twice, in the moment and in retrospect.
It was my care to make my life illustrious not by words more than by deeds.
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.
Old minds are like old horses; you must exercise them if you wish to keep them in working order.
Your children are not your children. They are the sons and daughters of Life's longing for itself.