All my life I have tried to pluck a thistle and plant a flower wherever the flower would grow in thought and mind.
He who kisses joy as it flies by will live in eternity's sunrise.
The secret of life is honesty and fair dealing. If you can fake that, you've got it made.
Pain don't hurt.
Never, ever underestimate the power of 'Id Like that.
The worldly comforts are not for me. I am like a traveller, who takes rest under a tree in the shade and then goes on his way.
I have learned to seek my happiness by limiting my desires, rather than in attempting to satisfy them.
Money is better than poverty, if only for financial reasons.
Let silence take you to the core of life.
Safeguarding the rights of others is the most noble and beautiful end of a human being.
The difficulty we have in accepting responsibility for our behaviour lies in the desire to avoid the pain of the consequences of that behaviour
It's only terrible to have nothing to wait for.
A man's true character comes out when he's drunk.
We can never judge the lives of others, because each person knows only their own pain and renunciation. It's one thing to feel that you are on the right path, but it's another to think that yours is the only path.
The more you live in the present moment, the more the fear of death disappears.
There are two things a person should never be angry at, what they can help, and what they cannot.
I was born with an enormous need for affection, and a terrible need to give it.
I have no idea what's awaiting me, or what will happen when this all ends. For the moment I know this: there are sick people and they need curing.
Every day brings a chance to live free of regret and with as much joy, fun, and laughter as you can stand.
Christmas waves a magic wand over this world, and behold, everything is softer and more beautiful.
Stop acting as if life is a rehearsal. Live this day as if it were your last. The past is over and gone. The future is not guaranteed.