The things that come to those that wait may be the things left by those that got there first.
All of us are products of our childhood.
To be interested in the changing seasons is . . . a happier state of mind than to be hopelessly in love with spring.
Death is not the opposite of life, but a part of it.
Any idiot can face a crisis; it's this day-to-day living that wears you out.
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.
We keep moving forward, opening new doors, and doing new things, because we're curious and curiosity keeps leading us down new paths.
I'd trade all my tomorrows for a single yesterday.
When making your choice in life, do not neglect to live.
To forgive is not just to be altruistic.
The happiest is the person who suffers the least pain; the most miserable who enjoys the least pleasure.
You can't live your life for other people. You've got to do what's right for you, even if it hurts some people you love.
The gentleman understands rightousness, the petty man understands interest.
Life is full of misery, loneliness, and suffering - and it's all over much too soon.
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.
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.
We all owe death a life.
I was born with an enormous need for affection, and a terrible need to give it.
Life is either a daring adventure or nothing. Security is mostly a superstition. It does not exist in nature.
You are not stuck where you are unless you decide to be.
I have no idea what's awaiting me, or what will happen when this all ends. For the moment I know this: there are sick people and they need curing.