Let silence take you to the core of life.
Only he who accepts clashes and conflicts in life, loves life.
We are called to be architects of the future, not its victims.
In the long history of humankind (and animal kind, too) those who learned to collaborate and improvise most effectively have prevailed
Should you find yourself in a chronically leaking boat, energy devoted to changing vessels is likely to be more productive than energy devoted to patching leaks.
I was born with an enormous need for affection, and a terrible need to give it.
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.
I generally avoid temptation unless I can't resist it.
It was my care to make my life illustrious not by words more than by deeds.
Symbols are the imaginative signposts of life.
Almost all our desires, when examined, contain something too shameful to reveal.
Anybody can dig a hole and plant a tree. But make sure it survives. You have to nurture it, you have to water it, you have to keep at it until it becomes rooted so it can take care or itself. There are so many enemies of trees.
Any idiot can face a crisis; it's this day-to-day living that wears you out.
True spirituality has its basis in moral life, which in turn is based on contem-plation.
There is nothing more frightful than ignorance in action.
I used to live in a room full of mirrors; all I could see was me. I take my spirit and I crash my mirrors, now the whole world is here for me to see.
Life has a certain flavour for those who have fought and risked all that the sheltered and protected can never experience.
The scientists of today think deeply instead of clearly. One must be sane to think clearly, but one can think deeply and be quite insane.
The universe we observe has precisely the properties we should expect if there is, at bottom, no design, no purpose, no evil, no good, nothing but blind, pitiless indifference
Love is like an hourglass, with the heart filling up as the brain empties
love the life you live.live the life you love.