Each man should frame life so that at some future hour fact and his dreaming meet.
The knowledge of oneself will preserve that person from vanity.
Anyone who lives within their means suffers from a lack of imagination.
I did then what I knew how to do. Now that I know better, I do better.
If I get married, I want to be very married.
To live is to be musical, starting with the blood dancing in your veins. Everything living has a rhythm. Do you feel your music?
Almost all our desires, when examined, contain something too shameful to reveal.
Life is too short for long-term grudges.
Humility is really important because it keeps you fresh and new.
Do not erase the designs the child makes in the soft wax of his inner life.
Speed and efficiency do not always increase the quality of life.
Be thankful that you have a life, and forsake your vain and presumptuous desire for a second one.
Losing your way on a journey is unfortunate. But, losing your reason for the journey is a fate more cruel.
Don't own so much clutter that you will be relieved to see your house catch fire.
Nothing in life is to be feared, it is only to be understood. Now is the time to understand more, so that we may fear less.
The purpose of art is washing the dust of daily life off our souls.
Yesterday is dead, tomorrow hasn't arrived yet. I have just one day, and I'm going to be happy in it.
Insanity in individuals is rare - but in groups, parties, nations, and epochs, it is the rule.
There is no worse bitterness than to reach the end of your life and realized you have not lived.
The more you live in the present moment, the more the fear of death disappears.
He who is in love with himself has at least this advantage - he won't encounter many rivals.