Life has a certain flavour for those who have fought and risked all that the sheltered and protected can never experience.
Take care of your body. It's the only place you have to live.
One does not become enlightened by imagining figures of light, but by making the darkness conscious.
Life is like playing a violin solo in public and learning the instrument as one goes on.
I can choose either to be a victim of the world or an adventurer in search of treasure. It's all a question of how I view my life.
Live for yourself and you will live in vain;Live for others, and you will live again.
Enjoy when you can, and endure when you must.
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.
Live your life as an Exclamation rather than an Explanation
Time is really the only capital that any human being has and the thing that he can least afford to waste or lose
Too much of a good thing can be wonderful!
Symbols are the imaginative signposts of life.
Nothing exists except atoms and empty space; everything else is opinion.
One doesn't recognize the really important moments in one's life until it's too late.
Science is the most reliable guide for civilization, for life, for success in the world. Searching a guide other than the science is meaning carelessness, ignorance and heresy.
The present is theirs; the future, for which I really worked, is mine.
Life is not measured by the number of breaths we take, but by the moments that take our breath away.
All my life through, the new sights of nature made me rejoice like a child.
Shame is an ornament to the young; a disgrace to the old.
If you want a happy ending, that depends, of course, on where you stop your story.
A beautiful thing never gives so much pain as does failing to hear and see it.