Your pain is the breaking of the shell that encloses your understanding... And could you keep your heart in wonder at the daily miracles of your life, your pain would not seem less wondrous than your joy
Man is born free and everywhere he is in chains.
Wrinkles are engraved smiles.
Even truth needs to be clad in new garments if it is to appeal to a new age.
Until you make the unconscious conscious, it will direct your life and you will call it fate.
All that happens means something; nothing you do is ever insignificant.
Old age, especially an honoured old age, has so great authority, that this is of more value than all the pleasures of youth.
The story of life is quicker than the wink of an eye, the story of love is hello and goodbye...until we meet again
It was my care to make my life illustrious not by words more than by deeds.
Some people are desperately looking for scapegoats, they just don't want to see the truth!
There is also this benefit in brag: that the speaker is unconsciously expressing his own ideal. Humor him by all means, draw it all out, and hold him to it.
The rich will do anything for the poor but get off their backs.
What goes up must come down.
What is that you express in your eyes? It seems to me more than all the words I have read in my life.
Life is too short for long-term grudges.
You can have it all. Just not all at once.
Live to the point of tears.
He who kisses joy as it flies by will live in eternity's sunrise.
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.
Everything existing in the universe is the fruit of chance and necessity.
The love of life is necessary to the vigorous prosecution of any undertaking.