We cannot live better than in seeking to become better.
The doctor of the future will give no medicine, but will interest her or his patients in the care of the human frame, in a proper diet, and in the cause and prevention of disease.
The worldly comforts are not for me. I am like a traveller, who takes rest under a tree in the shade and then goes on his way.
As soon as you trust yourself, you will know how to live.
Humility is really important because it keeps you fresh and new.
Only he who accepts clashes and conflicts in life, loves life.
Life is a succession of lessons which must be lived to be understood.
The privilege of a lifetime is to become who you truly are.
Live to the point of tears.
Life is more or less a lie, but then again, that's exactly the way we want it to be.
Nothing in life is more remarkable than the unnecessary anxiety which we endure, and generally create ourselves.
If we are not free, no one will respect us.
There is nothing enlightened about shrinking so that other people won't feel insecure around you. We are all meant to shine, as children do.
Old age is the only disease you dont want to be cured of.
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.
If man limits himself to a satisfied animal existence, and asks from life only what such an existence can give, the higher values of life at once disappear.
I can't wait to figure out what is wrong with me, so I can say this is the way that I used to be.
A man who dares to waste one hour of time has not discovered the value of life.
One does not become enlightened by imagining figures of light, but by making the darkness conscious.
This terrifying world is not devoid of charms, of the mornings that make waking up worthwhile.
All sport ... is one of the few activities where young people can proceed along traditional avenues, where objectives are clear, where the desire to win is not only permissible, but encouraged.