We fear our highest possibility (as well as our lowest one). We are generally afraid to become that which we can glimpse in our most perfect moments.
If you've been playing poker for half an hour and you still don't know who the patsy is, you're the patsy.
You can find the entire cosmos lurking in its least remarkable objects.
People can tell you to keep your mouth shut, but that doesn't stop you from having your own opinion
Some people are desperately looking for scapegoats, they just don't want to see the truth!
Life is too short for long-term grudges.
Don't be concerned others not appreciating you. Be concerned about your not appreciating others.
Life is more or less a lie, but then again, that's exactly the way we want it to be.
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.
A hospital bed is a parked taxi with the meter running.
To cherish what remains of the Earth and to foster its renewal is our only legitimate hope of survival.
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.
The true value of a human being is determined primarily by the measure and the sense in which he has attained to liberation from the self.
How people treat you is their karma; how you react is yours.
If you have zest and enthusiasm, you attract zest and enthusiasm. Life does give back in kind.
I've learned that even when I have pains, I don't have to be one.
In the long history of humankind (and animal kind, too) those who learned to collaborate and improvise most effectively have prevailed
The more sand that has escaped from the hourglass of our life, the clearer we should see through it.
If man limits himself to a satisfied animal existence, and asks from life only what such an existence can give, the higher values of life at once disappear.
Life belongs to the living, and he who lives must be prepared for changes
He who has a why to live can bear with almost any how.