Have you ever noticed that anybody driving slower than you is an idiot, and anyone going faster than you is a maniac?
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.
Losing your way on a journey is unfortunate. But, losing your reason for the journey is a fate more cruel.
Every life has a measure of sorrow, and sometimes this is what awakens us.
I want to feel my life while I'm in it.
We all owe death a life.
In order to seek truth, it is necessary once in the course of our life to doubt, as far as possible, of all things.
The life of inner peace, being harmonious and without stress, is the easiest type of existence.
The man who has no sense of history, is like a man who has no ears or eyes
The earth is like a spaceship that didn't come with an operating manual.
All my life through, the new sights of nature made me rejoice like a child.
The natural world is the greatest source of excitement. The greatest source of visual beauty. It is the greatest source of so much in life that makes life worth living.
On stage, I make love to 25,000 different people, then I go home alone.
It would please me best if, at the last, a marble stone shall record that this Queen having lived such and such a time, lived and died a virgin.
I can't help thinking that there are only one or two ways of being brought into this world, but there are so many fucked-up ways of leaving it.
The time you enjoy wasting is not wasted time.
Life did not intend to make us perfect. Whoever is perfect belongs in a museum.
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.
Do not wait for the last judgment. It comes every day.
As soon as you trust yourself, you will know how to live.
Our life is frittered away by detail. Simplify, simplify.