True spirituality has its basis in moral life, which in turn is based on contem-plation.
Imagination does not become great until human beings, given the courage and the strength, use it to create.
The true value of a human being is determined primarily by the measure and the sense in which he has attained to liberation from the self.
One does not become enlightened by imagining figures of light, but by making the darkness conscious.
The first forty years of life give us the text; the next thirty supply the commentary on it.
To do a great right do a little wrong.
If you've been playing poker for half an hour and you still don't know who the patsy is, you're the patsy.
Whether I shall turn out to be the hero of my own life, or whether that station will be held by anybody else, these pages must show.
Live to the point of tears.
What would life be if we had no courage to attempt anything?
It takes a long time to grow young.
We all owe death a life.
Remember that not getting what you want is sometimes a wonderful stroke of luck.
Within the child lies the fate of the future.
History is a set of lies agreed upon.
Take care of your body. It's the only place you have to live.
To forgive is not just to be altruistic.
Losing your way on a journey is unfortunate. But, losing your reason for the journey is a fate more cruel.
Live your life and forget your age.
Eventually all things fall into place. Until then, laugh at the confusion, live for the moments, and know everything happens for a reason.
Concision in style, precision in thought, decision in life.