We can never obtain peace in the outer world until we make peace with ourselves.
Almost all our desires, when examined, contain something too shameful to reveal.
The highest manifestation of strength is to keep ourselves calm and on our own feet.
It takes a long time to grow young.
Nature is not human-hearted.
Being a hero is about the shortest-lived profession on earth.
We live in a society exquisitely dependent on science and technology, in which hardly anyone knows anything about science and technology.
Don't part with your illusions. When they are gone you may still exist, but you have ceased to live.
Take care of your body. It's the only place you have to live.
The things that come to those that wait may be the things left by those that got there first.
Joy is what happens to us when we allow ourselves to recognize how good things really are.
We must all obey the great law of change. It is the most powerful law of nature.
Do what's right for you, as long as it don't hurt no one
A woman may very well form a friendship with a man, but for this to endure, it must be assisted by a little physical antipathy.
A man's true character comes out when he's drunk.
Life is full of misery, loneliness, and suffering - and it's all over much too soon.
Short as life is, we make it still shorter by the careless waste of time.
Eventually all things fall into place. Until then, laugh at the confusion, live for the moments, and know everything happens for a reason.
Life can be pulled by goals just as surely as it can be pushed by drives.
Life must be lived as play.
Consistency is contrary to nature, contrary to life. The only completely consistent people are the dead.