We can never judge the lives of others, because each person knows only their own pain and renunciation. It's one thing to feel that you are on the right path, but it's another to think that yours is the only path.
The nicest thing for me is sleep, then at least I can dream.
I can't help thinking that there are only one or two ways of being brought into this world, but there are so many fucked-up ways of leaving it.
How wonderful it is that nobody need wait a single moment before starting to improve the world.
It's only terrible to have nothing to wait for.
Love is like an hourglass, with the heart filling up as the brain empties
Life did not intend to make us perfect. Whoever is perfect belongs in a museum.
Live your life as though your every act were to become a universal law.
You can give in to the failure messages and be a bitter deadbeat of excuses. Or you can choose to be happy and positive and excited about life.
Everything we do is infused with the energy with which we do it. If we're frantic, life will be frantic. If we're peaceful, life will be peaceful. And so our goal in any situation becomes inner peace.
Never throughout history has a man who lived a life of ease left a name worth remembering.
In every tragedy, an element of comedy is preserved. Comedy is just tragedy reversed.
He had the look of one who had drunk the cup of life and found a dead beetle at the bottom.
We must all obey the great law of change. It is the most powerful law of nature.
We cannot live better than in seeking to become better.
Life is a succession of lessons which must be lived to be understood.
Any place I hang my head is home.
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.
It's often just enough to be with someone. I don't need to touch them. Not even talk. A feeling passes between you both. You're not alone.
If you've been playing poker for half an hour and you still don't know who the patsy is, you're the patsy.
We were all at once terribly alone; and alone we must see it through.