Open your arms to change, but don't let go of your values.
Life is nothing but a competition to be the criminal rather than the victim.
A man's true character comes out when he's drunk.
Imagination and fiction make up more than three quarters of our real life.
A beautiful thing never gives so much pain as does failing to hear and see it.
There are only two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as though everything is a miracle.
Luxury is not a necessity to me, but beautiful and good things are.
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.
A life spent making mistakes is not only more honorable, but more useful than a life spent doing nothing.
Be thankful for what you have; you'll end up having more. If you concentrate on what you don't have, you will never, ever have enough
How wonderful it is that nobody need wait a single moment before starting to improve the world.
Don't own so much clutter that you will be relieved to see your house catch fire.
It is easier to influence strong than weak characters in life.
Money is better than poverty, if only for financial reasons.
During your life, never stop dreaming. No one can take away your dreams
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.
It is not how old you are, but how you are old.
In their innocence, very young children know themselves to be light and love. If we will allow them, they can teach us to see ourselves the same way.
Quick sensitivity is inseperable from a ready understanding.
You can find the entire cosmos lurking in its least remarkable objects.
No snowflake in an avalanche ever feels responsible.