Let silence take you to the core of life.
One doesn't recognize the really important moments in one's life until it's too late.
Someone's sitting in the shade today because someone planted a tree a long time ago.
Nothing exists except atoms and empty space; everything else is opinion.
Remember that not getting what you want is sometimes a wonderful stroke of luck.
The rich will do anything for the poor but get off their backs.
The happiest is the person who suffers the least pain; the most miserable who enjoys the least pleasure.
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.
Some days you're the bug, some days you're the windshield.
The privilege of a lifetime is to become who you truly are.
The first forty years of life give us the text; the next thirty supply the commentary on it.
Pain don't hurt.
When a woman conceives her true self, a miracle occurs and life around her begins again.
I am an American; free born and free bred, where I acknowledge no man as my superior, except for his own worth, or as my inferior, except for his own demerit.
What goes up must come down.
A hospital bed is a parked taxi with the meter running.
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.
Nothing in life is more remarkable than the unnecessary anxiety which we endure, and generally create ourselves.
It's only terrible to have nothing to wait for.
Be thankful for what you have; you'll end up having more. If you concentrate on what you don't have, you will never, ever have enough
All that is not eternal is eternally out of date.