The man who has no sense of history, is like a man who has no ears or eyes
Remember that not getting what you want is sometimes a wonderful stroke of luck.
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.
Dwell on the beauty of life. Watch the stars, and see yourself running with them
Nothing in life is more remarkable than the unnecessary anxiety which we endure, and generally create ourselves.
We live in a society exquisitely dependent on science and technology, in which hardly anyone knows anything about science and technology.
I did then what I knew how to do. Now that I know better, I do better.
Breathe. Let go. And remind yourself that this very moment is the only one you know you have for sure.
Im not in this world to live up to your expectations and youre not in this world to live up to mine.
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.
Don't cry for a man who's left you - the next one may fall for your smile.
To forget is the secret of eternal youth. One grows old only through memory. There's much too little forgetting.
How wonderful it is that nobody need wait a single moment before starting to improve the world.
The nicest thing for me is sleep, then at least I can dream.
Symbols are the imaginative signposts of life.
There are two things a person should never be angry at, what they can help, and what they cannot.
Every life has a measure of sorrow, and sometimes this is what awakens us.
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.
Is it progress if a cannibal uses a fork?
I can't help thinking that there are only one or two ways of being brought into this world, but there are so many fucked-up ways of leaving it.
Life will not break your heart. It'll crush it.