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.
Your belief in God is merely an escape from your monotonous, stupid and cruel life.
No social problem is as universal as the oppression of the child
There is nothing enlightened about shrinking so that other people won't feel insecure around you. We are all meant to shine, as children do.
Boys will be boys. And even that wouldn't matter if only we could prevent girls from being girls.
A tragedy means always a man's struggle with that which is stronger than man.
This terrifying world is not devoid of charms, of the mornings that make waking up worthwhile.
We don't see things as they are, we see them as we are.
Im not in this world to live up to your expectations and youre not in this world to live up to mine.
Live as if you were living a second time, and as though you had acted wrongly the first time.
The 'good old times'-all times, when old, are good.
Any idiot can face a crisis; it's this day-to-day living that wears you out.
It is easier to influence strong than weak characters in life.
Insanity in individuals is rare - but in groups, parties, nations, and epochs, it is the rule.
Yesterday is dead, tomorrow hasn't arrived yet. I have just one day, and I'm going to be happy in it.
We all learn lessons in life. Some stick, some don't. I have always learned more from rejection and failure than from acceptance and success.
The time you enjoy wasting is not wasted time.
Everything we do is infused with the energy with which we do it. If we're frantic, life will be frantic. If we're peaceful, life will be peaceful. And so our goal in any situation becomes inner peace.
All good things which exist are the fruits of originality.
It's often just enough to be with someone. I don't need to touch them. Not even talk. A feeling passes between you both. You're not alone.
Middle age has been defined as what happens when a person's broad mind and narrow waist change places.