Your pain is the breaking of the shell that encloses your understanding... And could you keep your heart in wonder at the daily miracles of your life, your pain would not seem less wondrous than your joy
Crude classifications and false generalizations are the curse of organized life.
All my life through, the new sights of nature made me rejoice like a child.
Doing nothing is happiness for children and misery for old men.
The purpose of art is washing the dust of daily life off our souls.
How wonderful it is that nobody need wait a single moment before starting to improve the world.
What do you want meaning for? Life is desire, not meaning.
Take care of your body. It's the only place you have to live.
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.
He who kisses joy as it flies by will live in eternity's sunrise.
Death is not the opposite of life, but a part of it.
Within the child lies the fate of the future.
There is nothing enlightened about shrinking so that other people won't feel insecure around you. We are all meant to shine, as children do.
Humility is really important because it keeps you fresh and new.
Wrinkles should merely indicate where the smiles have been.
Im not in this world to live up to your expectations and youre not in this world to live up to mine.
Some days you're the bug, some days you're the windshield.
Life should be great rather than long.
Life's a journey, not a destination.
Behind every beautiful thing, there's some kind of pain.
We make up horrors to help us cope with the real ones.