Today, more than ever before, life must be characterized by a sense of Universal responsibility, not only nation to nation and human to human, but also human to other forms of life.
There are only two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as though everything is a miracle.
Concision in style, precision in thought, decision in life.
Remember that not getting what you want is sometimes a wonderful stroke of luck.
If you don't design your own life plan, chances are you'll fall into someone else's plan. And guess what they have planned for you? Not much.
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.
The 'good old times'-all times, when old, are good.
The journey of a thousand miles begins with one step.
Nothing exists except atoms and empty space; everything else is opinion.
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.
My reading of history convinces me that most bad government results from too much government.
To protect our freedoms, it seems we're going to have to relinquish some of our freedoms for a short period of time.
To conceal anything from those to whom I am attached, is not in my nature. I can never close my lips where I have opened my heart.
One doesn't recognize the really important moments in one's life until it's too late.
Without a measureless and perpetual uncertainty, the drama of human life would be destroyed.
Living is Easy with Eyes Closed.
The difficulty we have in accepting responsibility for our behaviour lies in the desire to avoid the pain of the consequences of that behaviour
The life of inner peace, being harmonious and without stress, is the easiest type of existence.
If you have been sunned through and through like an apricot on a wall from your earliest days, you are oversensitive to any withdrawal of heat.
Life is a difficult game. You can win it only by retaining your birthright to be a person.
The pleasure of the moment begins to wither almost as soon as it blossoms; our pleasures are soon swallowed up in time's relentless torrent.