The only creatures that are evolved enough to convey pure love are dogs and infants.
Man is born free and everywhere he is in chains.
All of us are products of our childhood.
Remember that not getting what you want is sometimes a wonderful stroke of luck.
Life is a disease, brother, and death begins already at birth. Every breath, every heartbeat, is a moment of dying - a little shove toward the end.
You have to go on and be crazy. Craziness is like heaven.
As far as we can discern, the sole purpose of human existence is to kindle a light of meaning in the darkness of mere being.
Being a hero is about the shortest-lived profession on earth.
The way to know life is to love many things.
If you want a happy ending, that depends, of course, on where you stop your story.
True spirituality has its basis in moral life, which in turn is based on contem-plation.
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.
Life always waits for some crisis to occur before revealing itself at its most brilliant.
To be interested in the changing seasons is . . . a happier state of mind than to be hopelessly in love with spring.
When a woman conceives her true self, a miracle occurs and life around her begins again.
There's no advantage to hurrying through life.
Live as if you were living a second time, and as though you had acted wrongly the first time.
How can I go forward when I don't know which way I'm facing?
Today, more than ever before, life must be characterized by a sense of Universal responsibility, not only nation to nation and human to human, but also human to other forms of life.
Quick sensitivity is inseperable from a ready understanding.
Where there is love there is life.