All my life I used to wonder what I would become when I grew up. Then, about seven years ago, I realized that I was never going to grow up - that growing is an ever ongoing process.
One does not become enlightened by imagining figures of light, but by making the darkness conscious.
The more you live in the present moment, the more the fear of death disappears.
It takes a long time to grow young.
Im not in this world to live up to your expectations and youre not in this world to live up to mine.
The pleasure of the moment begins to wither almost as soon as it blossoms; our pleasures are soon swallowed up in time's relentless torrent.
Live simply so others may simply live.
Don't own so much clutter that you will be relieved to see your house catch fire.
A man's true character comes out when he's drunk.
Remember that not getting what you want is sometimes a wonderful stroke of luck.
Let silence take you to the core of life.
The time you enjoy wasting is not wasted time.
I have learned to seek my happiness by limiting my desires, rather than in attempting to satisfy them.
People can tell you to keep your mouth shut, but that doesn't stop you from having your own opinion
Unsatisfied desire is in itself more desirable than any other satisfaction.
This terrifying world is not devoid of charms, of the mornings that make waking up worthwhile.
There's nowhere you can be that isn't where you're meant to be...
Only he who accepts clashes and conflicts in life, loves life.
Life is a difficult game. You can win it only by retaining your birthright to be a person.
Blessed be Providence which has given to each his toy: the doll to the child, the child to the woman, the woman to the man, the man to the devil!
If one's different, one's bound to be lonely.