To one extent, if you've seen one city slum, you've seen them all.
All good things which exist are the fruits of originality.
He had the look of one who had drunk the cup of life and found a dead beetle at the bottom.
Humility is really important because it keeps you fresh and new.
The past is the best prophet of the future.
The present is theirs; the future, for which I really worked, is mine.
Life always waits for some crisis to occur before revealing itself at its most brilliant.
Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one's courage.
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.
Behind every beautiful thing, there's some kind of pain.
You have to go on and be crazy. Craziness is like heaven.
First, then, God, being all-just, wishes to do justice; being all-wise, knows what justice is; being all-powerful, can do justice. Why then injustice?
To live is the rarest thing in the world. Most people exist, that is all.
As you go through life, you've got to see the valleys as well as the peaks.
Everything we do is infused with the energy with which we do it. If we're frantic, life will be frantic. If we're peaceful, life will be peaceful. And so our goal in any situation becomes inner peace.
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.
Life is full of misery, loneliness, and suffering - and it's all over much too soon.
Life is more or less a lie, but then again, that's exactly the way we want it to be.
The object of life is not to be on the side of the majority, but to escape finding oneself in the ranks of the insane.
I'm never going to be disabled. I'm sick of being so healthy.
Each person must live their life as a model for others.