Take a chance! All life is a chance. The man who goes farthest is generally the one who is willing to do and dare.
If you break your neck, if you have nothing to eat, if your house is on fire, then you got a problem. Everything else is inconvenience.
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.
To cherish what remains of the Earth and to foster its renewal is our only legitimate hope of survival.
The difficulty we have in accepting responsibility for our behaviour lies in the desire to avoid the pain of the consequences of that behaviour
Take care of your body. It's the only place you have to live.
You can't live your life for other people. You've got to do what's right for you, even if it hurts some people you love.
Most people are other people. Their thoughts are someone else's opinions, their lives a mimicry, their passions a quotation.
The first forty years of life give us the text; the next thirty supply the commentary on it.
Boys will be boys. And even that wouldn't matter if only we could prevent girls from being girls.
Don't go around saying the world owes you a living. The world owes you nothing. It was here first.
Joy is what happens to us when we allow ourselves to recognize how good things really are.
Courage is a kind of salvation.
When a woman conceives her true self, a miracle occurs and life around her begins again.
Every morning we are born again. What we do today is what matters most.
The essence of life is statistical improbability on a colossal scale.
The doctor of the future will give no medicine, but will interest her or his patients in the care of the human frame, in a proper diet, and in the cause and prevention of disease.
Where there is love there is life.
And the day came when the risk to remain tight in a bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom.
The more man meditates upon good thoughts, the better will be his world and the world at large.
True spirituality has its basis in moral life, which in turn is based on contem-plation.