Some people are desperately looking for scapegoats, they just don't want to see the truth!
To one extent, if you've seen one city slum, you've seen them all.
Today, more than ever before, life must be characterized by a sense of Universal responsibility, not only nation to nation and human to human, but also human to other forms of life.
Every time I see an adult on a bicycle, I no longer despair for the future of the human race.
The more you live in the present moment, the more the fear of death disappears.
Never throughout history has a man who lived a life of ease left a name worth remembering.
Life is like a library owned by the author. In it are a few books which he wrote himself, but most of them were written for him.
Live as if you were living a second time, and as though you had acted wrongly the first time.
The reality of the building does not consist in the roof and walls, but in the space within to be lived in.
First, then, God, being all-just, wishes to do justice; being all-wise, knows what justice is; being all-powerful, can do justice. Why then injustice?
Everything passes. Nobody gets anything for keeps. And that's how we've got to live.
Do what's right for you, as long as it don't hurt no one
I've learned that even when I have pains, I don't have to be one.
Almost all our desires, when examined, contain something too shameful to reveal.
Quick sensitivity is inseperable from a ready understanding.
We can never obtain peace in the outer world until we make peace with ourselves.
Sow a thought and you get an act; Sow an act and you get a habit; Sow a habit and you get a character; Sow a character and you get a destiny.
In the end, everything is a gag.
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.
The most important thing to do if you find yourself in a hole is to stop digging.
Luxury is not a necessity to me, but beautiful and good things are.