Doubt must be no more than vigilance, otherwise it can become dangerous.
The more you live in the present moment, the more the fear of death disappears.
It would please me best if, at the last, a marble stone shall record that this Queen having lived such and such a time, lived and died a virgin.
Life is too short for long-term grudges.
Don't cry for a man who's left you - the next one may fall for your smile.
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.
When I let go of what I am, I become what I might be.
We are called to be architects of the future, not its victims.
The young people think the old people are fools - but the old people know the young people are fools.
The future is the shape of things to come.
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.
There is nothing more frightful than ignorance in action.
The privilege of a lifetime is to become who you truly are.
Each person must live their life as a model for others.
What is that you express in your eyes? It seems to me more than all the words I have read in my life.
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.
Unsatisfied desire is in itself more desirable than any other satisfaction.
Losing your way on a journey is unfortunate. But, losing your reason for the journey is a fate more cruel.
The secret of life is honesty and fair dealing. If you can fake that, you've got it made.
I really had a lot of dreams when I was a kid, and I think a great deal of that grew out of the fact that I had a chance to read a lot.
You are not stuck where you are unless you decide to be.