Science is the outcome of being prepared to live without certainty and therefore a mark of maturity. It embraces doubt and loose ends.
People do not like to think. If one thinks, one must reach conclusions. Conclusions are not always pleasant.
The lessons of the past are ignored and obliterated in a contemporary antagonism known as the generation gap.
Life has a certain flavour for those who have fought and risked all that the sheltered and protected can never experience.
All my life I used to wonder what I would become when I grew up. Then, about seven years ago, I realized that I was never going to grow up - that growing is an ever ongoing process.
Have no fear of perfection - you'll never reach it.
If we are not free, no one will respect us.
Always say 'yes' to the present moment... Surrender to what is. Say 'yes' to life - and see how life starts suddenly to start working for you rather than against you.
A man who dares to waste one hour of life has not discovered the value of life
Live a balanced life - learn some and think some and draw some and paint some and sing and dance and play and work everyday some.
In the survival of favoured individuals and races, during the constantly-recurring struggle for existence, we see a powerful and ever-acting form of selection.
I desire to live in peace and to continue the life I have begun under the motto 'to live well you must live unseen'
In the depth of winter, I finally learned that within me there lay an invincible summer.
If it is worth doing, it is worth overdoing.
Take a chance! All life is a chance. The man who goes farthest is generally the one who is willing to do and dare.
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.
There is nothing enlightened about shrinking so that other people won't feel insecure around you. We are all meant to shine, as children do.
I never think of the future - it comes soon enough.
When I let go of what I am, I become what I might be.
Safeguarding the rights of others is the most noble and beautiful end of a human being.
Imagination and fiction make up more than three quarters of our real life.