This thing of being a hero, about the main thing to it is to know when to die.
A tragedy means always a man's struggle with that which is stronger than man.
The difficulty we have in accepting responsibility for our behaviour lies in the desire to avoid the pain of the consequences of that behaviour
All my life through, the new sights of nature made me rejoice like a child.
I really had a lot of dreams when I was a kid, and I think a great deal of that grew out of the fact that I had a chance to read a lot.
One does not become enlightened by imagining figures of light, but by making the darkness conscious.
Some people are desperately looking for scapegoats, they just don't want to see the truth!
Crude classifications and false generalizations are the curse of organized life.
Never, ever underestimate the power of 'Id Like that.
Anybody can dig a hole and plant a tree. But make sure it survives. You have to nurture it, you have to water it, you have to keep at it until it becomes rooted so it can take care or itself. There are so many enemies of trees.
You have to go on and be crazy. Craziness is like heaven.
To live is the rarest thing in the world. Most people exist, that is all.
The less you know, the more you believe.
Live as if you were living a second time, and as though you had acted wrongly the first time.
By putting forward the hands of the clock you shall not advance the hour.
Anything I've done up till 27 May 1999 was kind of an illusion, existing without living. My daughter, the birth of my daughter, gave me life.
Everything we do is infused with the energy with which we do it. If we're frantic, life will be frantic. If we're peaceful, life will be peaceful. And so our goal in any situation becomes inner peace.
Life is not divided into semesters. You don't get summers off and very few employers are interested in helping you find yourself.
How wonderful it is that nobody need wait a single moment before starting to improve the world.
Live to the point of tears.
Have you ever noticed that anybody driving slower than you is an idiot, and anyone going faster than you is a maniac?