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.
A man who dares to waste one hour of life has not discovered the value of life
Remember that not getting what you want is sometimes a wonderful stroke of luck.
How can I go forward when I don't know which way I'm facing?
The future starts today, not tomorrow.
We must be willing to fail and to appreciate the truth that often 'Life is not a problem to be solved, but a mystery to be lived.'
What is that you express in your eyes? It seems to me more than all the words I have read in my life.
Wrinkles should merely indicate where the smiles have been.
Life is what happens to you while you're busy making other plans.
To be interested in the changing seasons is . . . a happier state of mind than to be hopelessly in love with spring.
History is a set of lies agreed upon.
Nothing exists except atoms and empty space; everything else is opinion.
When life hands you a lemon, say, 'Oh yeah, I like lemons! What else ya got?
I generally avoid temptation unless I can't resist it.
Iím not afraid of death, but Iím in no hurry to die. I have so much I want to do first.
We think too much and feel too little.
A beautiful thing never gives so much pain as does failing to hear and see it.
Is it not enough that 'things are cruel and blind'? Must we also be cruel and blind?
Old age, especially an honoured old age, has so great authority, that this is of more value than all the pleasures of youth.
In order to seek truth, it is necessary once in the course of our life to doubt, as far as possible, of all things.
Is it progress if a cannibal uses a fork?