A beautiful thing never gives so much pain as does failing to hear and see it.
Have no fear of perfection - you'll never reach it.
No snowflake in an avalanche ever feels responsible.
Time is the best killer.
No passion in the world is equal to the passion to alter someone else's draft.
Life is the dancer and you are the dance.
Open your eyes, look within. Are you satisfied with the life you're living?
To conceal anything from those to whom I am attached, is not in my nature. I can never close my lips where I have opened my heart.
We must all obey the great law of change. It is the most powerful law of nature.
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
There's nowhere you can be that isn't where you're meant to be...
The first forty years of life give us the text; the next thirty supply the commentary on it.
Each life makes its own immitation of immortality.
Insanity in individuals is rare - but in groups, parties, nations, and epochs, it is the rule.
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.
And the day came when the risk to remain tight in a bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom.
It is not the length of life, but the depth.
Pain don't hurt.
There are two things a person should never be angry at, what they can help, and what they cannot.
We all learn lessons in life. Some stick, some don't. I have always learned more from rejection and failure than from acceptance and success.
Let the guarantee of free speech be in every man's determination to use it, and we shall have no need of paper declarations.