As far as we can discern, the sole purpose of human existence is to kindle a light of meaning in the darkness of mere being.
What is that you express in your eyes? It seems to me more than all the words I have read in my life.
Courage is a kind of salvation.
You never know when a moment and afew sincere words can have an impact on a life.
The life of inner peace, being harmonious and without stress, is the easiest type of existence.
We all learn lessons in life. Some stick, some don't. I have always learned more from rejection and failure than from acceptance and success.
Mastery of the emotions is fundamental to a virtuous life.
A woman may very well form a friendship with a man, but for this to endure, it must be assisted by a little physical antipathy.
Each life makes its own immitation of immortality.
Breathe. Let go. And remind yourself that this very moment is the only one you know you have for sure.
Life is like music, it must be composed by ear, feeling and instinct, not by rule.
This terrifying world is not devoid of charms, of the mornings that make waking up worthwhile.
I'm not sure I'm adult yet.
Life must be lived as play.
How wonderful it is that nobody need wait a single moment before starting to improve the world.
The only creatures that are evolved enough to convey pure love are dogs and infants.
Every life has a measure of sorrow, and sometimes this is what awakens us.
Should you find yourself in a chronically leaking boat, energy devoted to changing vessels is likely to be more productive than energy devoted to patching leaks.
To protect our freedoms, it seems we're going to have to relinquish some of our freedoms for a short period of time.
Life can only be understood backwards; but it must be lived forwards.
Life has a certain flavour for those who have fought and risked all that the sheltered and protected can never experience.