Most people treat the present moment as if it were an obstacle that they need to overcome. Since the present moment is life itself, it is an insane way to live.
To live is to choose. But to choose well, you must know who you are and what you stand for, where you want to go and why you want to get there.
In the end, everything is a gag.
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.
A photograph is a moral decision taken in one eighth of a second.
To live is to be musical, starting with the blood dancing in your veins. Everything living has a rhythm. Do you feel your music?
There's nowhere you can be that isn't where you're meant to be...
Shame is an ornament to the young; a disgrace to the old.
In order to seek truth, it is necessary once in the course of our life to doubt, as far as possible, of all things.
Doing nothing is happiness for children and misery for old men.
A hospital bed is a parked taxi with the meter running.
The earth is like a spaceship that didn't come with an operating manual.
Imagination does not become great until human beings, given the courage and the strength, use it to create.
I did then what I knew how to do. Now that I know better, I do better.
The 'good old times'-all times, when old, are good.
Be thankful for what you have; you'll end up having more. If you concentrate on what you don't have, you will never, ever have enough
Old age is by nature rather talkative.
One does not become enlightened by imagining figures of light, but by making the darkness conscious.
Landlords, like all other men, love to reap where they never sowed.
Nothing in life is more remarkable than the unnecessary anxiety which we endure, and generally create ourselves.
The purpose of art is washing the dust of daily life off our souls.