The natural world is the greatest source of excitement. The greatest source of visual beauty. It is the greatest source of so much in life that makes life worth living.
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.
The gratification of wealth is not found in mere possession or in lavish expenditure, but in its wise application.
Only he who accepts clashes and conflicts in life, loves life.
I can't wait to figure out what is wrong with me, so I can say this is the way that I used to be.
And the day came when the risk to remain tight in a bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom.
You only live once, but if you do it right, once is enough.
Not all things are to be discovered; many are better concealed.
Joy is what happens to us when we allow ourselves to recognize how good things really are.
The time you enjoy wasting is not wasted time.
The desire to fly is an idea handed down to us by our ancestors who... looked enviously on the birds soaring freely through space... on the infinite highway of the air
Have you ever noticed that anybody driving slower than you is an idiot, and anyone going faster than you is a maniac?
Three things have been difficult to tame: the oceans, fools, and women. We may soon be able to tame the oceans; fools and women will take a little longer.
I really had a lot of dreams when I was a kid, and I think a great deal of that grew out of the fact that I had a chance to read a lot.
He who is in love with himself has at least this advantage - he won't encounter many rivals.
Life is not measured by the number of breaths we take, but by the moments that take our breath away.
We think too much and feel too little.
Anything I've done up till 27 May 1999 was kind of an illusion, existing without living. My daughter, the birth of my daughter, gave me life.
All that is not eternal is eternally out of date.
My life didn't please me, so I created my life.
Live to the point of tears.