My art and profession is to live.
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.
I would rather entertain and hope that people learned something than educate people and hope they were entertained.
The way to know life is to love many things.
Let silence take you to the core of life.
What is that you express in your eyes? It seems to me more than all the words I have read in my life.
Too much of a good thing can be wonderful!
Freedom would be not to choose between black and white but to abjure such prescribed choices.
Eventually all things fall into place. Until then, laugh at the confusion, live for the moments, and know everything happens for a reason.
We can allow satellites, planets, suns, universe, nay whole systems of universes, to be governed by laws, but the smallest insect, we wish to be created at once by special act.
Today, more than ever before, life must be characterized by a sense of Universal responsibility, not only nation to nation and human to human, but also human to other forms of life.
When someone leaves, it's because someone else is about to arrive.
The knowledge of oneself will preserve that person from vanity.
Almost all our desires, when examined, contain something too shameful to reveal.
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.
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.
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.
Live your life as an Exclamation rather than an Explanation
To cherish what remains of the Earth and to foster its renewal is our only legitimate hope of survival.
I am an American; free born and free bred, where I acknowledge no man as my superior, except for his own worth, or as my inferior, except for his own demerit.
Nature is not human-hearted.