Joy is what happens to us when we allow ourselves to recognize how good things really are.
The great mistake is to anticipate the outcome of the engagement; you ought not to be thinking of whether it ends in victory or defeat. Let nature take its course, and your tools will strike at the right moment.
You can have it all. Just not all at once.
Love is like an hourglass, with the heart filling up as the brain empties
When all life is seen as divine, everyone grows wings.
Unsatisfied desire is in itself more desirable than any other satisfaction.
We must all obey the great law of change. It is the most powerful law of nature.
He who kisses joy as it flies by will live in eternity's sunrise.
I like nonsense, it wakes up the brain cells. Fantasy is a necessary ingredient in living.
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.
Every person who ever thought he had a right to assert, and went boldly and asserted it, himself, or jointly with others that shared his convictions, was a direct actionist.
In order to seek truth, it is necessary once in the course of our life to doubt, as far as possible, of all things.
Everything passes. Nobody gets anything for keeps. And that's how we've got to live.
You never know when a moment and afew sincere words can have an impact on a life.
You have to go on and be crazy. Craziness is like heaven.
There's no advantage to hurrying through life.
Remember that not getting what you want is sometimes a wonderful stroke of luck.
Each person must live their life as a model for others.
Life is an ongoing process of choosing between safety (out of fear and need for defense) and risk (for the sake of progress and growth). Make the growth choice a dozen times a day.
Life has its own hidden forces which you can only discover by living.
Anyone who knows anything of history knows that great social changes are impossible without feminine upheaval. Social progress can be measured exactly by the social position of the fair sex, the ugly ones included