Life did not intend to make us perfect. Whoever is perfect belongs in a museum.
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.
Symbols are the imaginative signposts of life.
Losing your way on a journey is unfortunate. But, losing your reason for the journey is a fate more cruel.
Living is Easy with Eyes Closed.
The young people think the old people are fools - but the old people know the young people are fools.
Life is not easy for any of us. But what of that? We must have perseverance and above all confidence in ourselves. We must believe that we are gifted for something and that this thing must be attained.
Old age, especially an honoured old age, has so great authority, that this is of more value than all the pleasures of youth.
All my life I have tried to pluck a thistle and plant a flower wherever the flower would grow in thought and mind.
Where there is love there is life.
Life is too short for long-term grudges.
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.
We can never judge the lives of others, because each person knows only their own pain and renunciation. It's one thing to feel that you are on the right path, but it's another to think that yours is the only path.
To live is the rarest thing in the world. Most people exist, that is all.
To be able to look back upon ones life in satisfaction, is to live twice.
Imagination and fiction make up more than three quarters of our real life.
The less you know, the more you believe.
The story of life is quicker than the wink of an eye, the story of love is hello and goodbye...until we meet again
All sport ... is one of the few activities where young people can proceed along traditional avenues, where objectives are clear, where the desire to win is not only permissible, but encouraged.
But I don't want comfort. I want God, I want poetry, I want real danger, I want freedom, I want goodness. I want sin.
Always say 'yes' to the present moment... Surrender to what is. Say 'yes' to life - and see how life starts suddenly to start working for you rather than against you.