The essence of life is statistical improbability on a colossal scale.
Simplicity is the keynote of all true elegance.
Never, ever underestimate the power of 'Id Like that.
Life is not a problem to be solved, but a reality to be experienced.
Each life makes its own immitation of immortality.
How can I go forward when I don't know which way I'm facing?
There are only two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as though everything is a miracle.
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.
What would life be if we had no courage to attempt anything?
When someone leaves, it's because someone else is about to arrive.
Any idiot can face a crisis; it's this day-to-day living that wears you out.
Freedom would be not to choose between black and white but to abjure such prescribed choices.
You never know what life is like, until you have lived it.
All my life I have tried to pluck a thistle and plant a flower wherever the flower would grow in thought and mind.
Im not in this world to live up to your expectations and youre not in this world to live up to mine.
We write to taste life twice, in the moment and in retrospect.
Joy is what happens to us when we allow ourselves to recognize how good things really are.
The more I see, the less I know for sure.
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.
Don't part with your illusions. When they are gone you may still exist, but you have ceased to live.
Eventually all things fall into place. Until then, laugh at the confusion, live for the moments, and know everything happens for a reason.