The love of life is necessary to the vigorous prosecution of any undertaking.
We must be willing to fail and to appreciate the truth that often 'Life is not a problem to be solved, but a mystery to be lived.'
Speed and efficiency do not always increase the quality of life.
Every day brings a chance to live free of regret and with as much joy, fun, and laughter as you can stand.
The more you live in the present moment, the more the fear of death disappears.
Unsatisfied desire is in itself more desirable than any other satisfaction.
The pleasure of the moment begins to wither almost as soon as it blossoms; our pleasures are soon swallowed up in time's relentless torrent.
Open your eyes, look within. Are you satisfied with the life you're living?
Just as modern motorways have no room for ox-carts or wandering pedestrians, so modern society has little place for lives and ways that are too eccentric.
The story of life is quicker than the wink of an eye, the story of love is hello and goodbye...until we meet again
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.
How wonderful it is that nobody need wait a single moment before starting to improve the world.
I think the highest and lowest points are the important ones. Anything else is just...in between.
I don't mind living in a man's world, as long as I can be a woman in it.
Wrinkles are engraved smiles.
Its not the men in your life that matters, its the life in your men.
How people treat you is their karma; how you react is yours.
There is also this benefit in brag: that the speaker is unconsciously expressing his own ideal. Humor him by all means, draw it all out, and hold him to it.
This thing of being a hero, about the main thing to it is to know when to die.
In the long history of humankind (and animal kind, too) those who learned to collaborate and improvise most effectively have prevailed
Life is like music, it must be composed by ear, feeling and instinct, not by rule.