Behind every beautiful thing, there's some kind of pain.
Life's pretty good, and why wouldn't it be? I'm a pirate, after all.
The desire to fly is an idea handed down to us by our ancestors who... looked enviously on the birds soaring freely through space... on the infinite highway of the air
The true value of a human being is determined primarily by the measure and the sense in which he has attained to liberation from the self.
What is that you express in your eyes? It seems to me more than all the words I have read in my life.
You can give in to the failure messages and be a bitter deadbeat of excuses. Or you can choose to be happy and positive and excited about life.
Three things have been difficult to tame: the oceans, fools, and women. We may soon be able to tame the oceans; fools and women will take a little longer.
Don't part with your illusions. When they are gone you may still exist, but you have ceased to live.
If one's different, one's bound to be lonely.
Live your life as an Exclamation rather than an Explanation
Life must be lived as play.
If man limits himself to a satisfied animal existence, and asks from life only what such an existence can give, the higher values of life at once disappear.
The only creatures that are evolved enough to convey pure love are dogs and infants.
I always like to look on the optimistic side of life, but I am realistic enough to know that life is a complex matter.
Within the child lies the fate of the future.
Sometimes you have to be apart from people you love, but that doesn't make you love them any less. Sometimes you love them more.
There is nothing more frightful than ignorance in action.
In the depth of winter, I finally learned that within me there lay an invincible summer.
The earth is like a spaceship that didn't come with an operating manual.
The highest manifestation of strength is to keep ourselves calm and on our own feet.
In the long history of humankind (and animal kind, too) those who learned to collaborate and improvise most effectively have prevailed