Do what's right for you, as long as it don't hurt no one
Being a hero is about the shortest-lived profession on earth.
I really had a lot of dreams when I was a kid, and I think a great deal of that grew out of the fact that I had a chance to read a lot.
To cherish what remains of the Earth and to foster its renewal is our only legitimate hope of survival.
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.
History is the devil's scripture.
No snowflake in an avalanche ever feels responsible.
One of the saddest things in life, is the things one remembers.
All that happens means something; nothing you do is ever insignificant.
No passion in the world is equal to the passion to alter someone else's draft.
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.
When we do the best that we can, we never know what miracle is wrought in our life, or in the life of another.
Life has a certain flavour for those who have fought and risked all that the sheltered and protected can never experience.
Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one's courage.
Don't be concerned others not appreciating you. Be concerned about your not appreciating others.
The only creatures that are evolved enough to convey pure love are dogs and infants.
Your belief in God is merely an escape from your monotonous, stupid and cruel life.
Dictators ride to and fro upon tigers which they dare not dismount. And the tigers are getting hungry.
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.
If I get married, I want to be very married.
We can never obtain peace in the outer world until we make peace with ourselves.