We fear our highest possibility (as well as our lowest one). We are generally afraid to become that which we can glimpse in our most perfect moments.
Living is Easy with Eyes Closed.
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 only creatures that are evolved enough to convey pure love are dogs and infants.
Freedom would be not to choose between black and white but to abjure such prescribed choices.
Each life makes its own immitation of immortality.
The first forty years of life give us the text; the next thirty supply the commentary on it.
Unsatisfied desire is in itself more desirable than any other satisfaction.
Old minds are like old horses; you must exercise them if you wish to keep them in working order.
Pain don't hurt.
The secret of life is honesty and fair dealing. If you can fake that, you've got it made.
When one has not had a good father, one must create one.
The more man meditates upon good thoughts, the better will be his world and the world at large.
Life swings like a pendulum backward and forward between pain and boredom.
Life is pure adventure, and the sooner we realize that, the quicker we will be able to treat life as art.
Don't part with your illusions. When they are gone you may still exist, but you have ceased to live.
Never be bullied into silence. Never allow yourself to be made a victim. Accept no one's definition of your life; define yourself.
We can never obtain peace in the outer world until we make peace with ourselves.
Life always waits for some crisis to occur before revealing itself at its most brilliant.
Live simply so others may simply live.
To live is to be musical, starting with the blood dancing in your veins. Everything living has a rhythm. Do you feel your music?