All of us are products of our childhood.
There's nowhere you can be that isn't where you're meant to be...
Science is the outcome of being prepared to live without certainty and therefore a mark of maturity. It embraces doubt and loose ends.
Is it not enough that 'things are cruel and blind'? Must we also be cruel and blind?
Live a balanced life - learn some and think some and draw some and paint some and sing and dance and play and work everyday some.
The true value of a human being is determined primarily by the measure and the sense in which he has attained to liberation from the self.
All my life through, the new sights of nature made me rejoice like a child.
It would please me best if, at the last, a marble stone shall record that this Queen having lived such and such a time, lived and died a virgin.
In the end, it's not the years in your life that count. It's the life in your years.
The way to know life is to love many things.
Nothing exists except atoms and empty space; everything else is opinion.
Nature is not human-hearted.
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.
You can have it all. Just not all at once.
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.
Science is the most reliable guide for civilization, for life, for success in the world. Searching a guide other than the science is meaning carelessness, ignorance and heresy.
Whatever relationships you have attracted in your life at this moment, are precisely the ones you need in your life at this moment. There is a hidden meaning behind all events, and this hidden meaning is serving your own evolution.
Whether I shall turn out to be the hero of my own life, or whether that station will be held by anybody else, these pages must show.
A beautiful thing never gives so much pain as does failing to hear and see it.
Behind every beautiful thing, there's some kind of pain.
I think it's much more interesting to live not knowing than to have answers which might be wrong.