There's no advantage to hurrying through life.
Hard work, disciplined habits, modesty in living, contentment and cheerfulness.
The more you live in the present moment, the more the fear of death disappears.
The essence of life is statistical improbability on a colossal scale.
A lie told often enough becomes the truth.
It was my care to make my life illustrious not by words more than by deeds.
I can't help thinking that there are only one or two ways of being brought into this world, but there are so many fucked-up ways of leaving it.
Life will not break your heart. It'll crush it.
The way to know life is to love many things.
Some people are desperately looking for scapegoats, they just don't want to see the truth!
He who kisses joy as it flies by will live in eternity's sunrise.
Life is like music, it must be composed by ear, feeling and instinct, not by rule.
We live in a society exquisitely dependent on science and technology, in which hardly anyone knows anything about science and technology.
In the end, it's not the years in your life that count. It's the life in your years.
Nothing in life is more remarkable than the unnecessary anxiety which we endure, and generally create ourselves.
In the depth of winter, I finally learned that within me there lay an invincible summer.
Money is better than poverty, if only for financial reasons.
Joy is what happens to us when we allow ourselves to recognize how good things really are.
Each person must live their life as a model for others.
Live as if you were living a second time, and as though you had acted wrongly the first time.
Life is a tragedy when seen in close-up, but a comedy in long-shot.