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.
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.
If I'm honest I have to tell you I still read fairy-tales and I like them best of all.
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.
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.
To live is to be musical, starting with the blood dancing in your veins. Everything living has a rhythm. Do you feel your music?
Take care of your body. It's the only place you have to live.
Never, ever underestimate the power of 'Id Like that.
In the end, it's not the years in your life that count. It's the life in your years.
I never think of the future - it comes soon enough.
Nothing exists except atoms and empty space; everything else is opinion.
Even truth needs to be clad in new garments if it is to appeal to a new age.
Of all the diversions of life, there is none so proper to fill up its empty spaces as the reading of useful and entertaining authors.
Crude classifications and false generalizations are the curse of organized life.
The past is the best prophet of the future.
Life is not a problem to be solved, but a reality to be experienced.
The earth is like a spaceship that didn't come with an operating manual.
You can't live your life for other people. You've got to do what's right for you, even if it hurts some people you love.
Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one's courage.
Life is like music, it must be composed by ear, feeling and instinct, not by rule.
Begin to see yourself as a soul with a body rather than a body with a soul.