To protect our freedoms, it seems we're going to have to relinquish some of our freedoms for a short period of time.
Old age, especially an honoured old age, has so great authority, that this is of more value than all the pleasures of youth.
The reality of the building does not consist in the roof and walls, but in the space within to be lived in.
Have you ever noticed that anybody driving slower than you is an idiot, and anyone going faster than you is a maniac?
And the day came when the risk to remain tight in a bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom.
Imagination does not become great until human beings, given the courage and the strength, use it to create.
In the end, it's not the years in your life that count. It's the life in your years.
Life is pure adventure, and the sooner we realize that, the quicker we will be able to treat life as art.
Nothing exists except atoms and empty space; everything else is opinion.
I would rather entertain and hope that people learned something than educate people and hope they were entertained.
We don't see things as they are, we see them as we are.
Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one's courage.
First, then, God, being all-just, wishes to do justice; being all-wise, knows what justice is; being all-powerful, can do justice. Why then injustice?
Live your life as an Exclamation rather than an Explanation
As you go through life, you've got to see the valleys as well as the peaks.
Live to the point of tears.
A lie told often enough becomes the truth.
No snowflake in an avalanche ever feels responsible.
I was born with an enormous need for affection, and a terrible need to give it.
Most people treat the present moment as if it were an obstacle that they need to overcome. Since the present moment is life itself, it is an insane way to live.
The 'good old times'-all times, when old, are good.