All my life I have tried to pluck a thistle and plant a flower wherever the flower would grow in thought and mind.
To live is to be musical, starting with the blood dancing in your veins. Everything living has a rhythm. Do you feel your music?
Short as life is, we make it still shorter by the careless waste of time.
I like nonsense, it wakes up the brain cells. Fantasy is a necessary ingredient in living.
The future starts today, not tomorrow.
Don't go around saying the world owes you a living. The world owes you nothing. It was here first.
Most people treat the present moment as if it were an obstacle that they need to overcome. Since the present moment is life itself, it is an insane way to live.
One day you will ask me which is more important? My life or yours? I will say mine and you will walk away not knowing that you are my life.
Losing your way on a journey is unfortunate. But, losing your reason for the journey is a fate more cruel.
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
The universe we observe has precisely the properties we should expect if there is, at bottom, no design, no purpose, no evil, no good, nothing but blind, pitiless indifference
It is not the strongest of the species that survives, nor the most intelligent that survives. It is the one that is the most adaptable to change.
To be able to look back upon ones life in satisfaction, is to live twice.
Safeguarding the rights of others is the most noble and beautiful end of a human being.
The more I see, the less I know for sure.
It was my care to make my life illustrious not by words more than by deeds.
Pain don't hurt.
The highest manifestation of strength is to keep ourselves calm and on our own feet.
Eventually all things fall into place. Until then, laugh at the confusion, live for the moments, and know everything happens for a reason.
We don't see things as they are, we see them as we are.
Life is nothing but a competition to be the criminal rather than the victim.