Death is not the opposite of life, but a part of it.
Time ripens all things; no one is born wise.
Life must be lived as play.
Anybody can dig a hole and plant a tree. But make sure it survives. You have to nurture it, you have to water it, you have to keep at it until it becomes rooted so it can take care or itself. There are so many enemies of trees.
Life is either a daring adventure or nothing. Security is mostly a superstition. It does not exist in nature.
In the depth of winter, I finally learned that within me there lay an invincible summer.
Do not erase the designs the child makes in the soft wax of his inner life.
Live for yourself and you will live in vain;Live for others, and you will live again.
When one has not had a good father, one must create one.
What goes up must come down.
Nothing in life is more remarkable than the unnecessary anxiety which we endure, and generally create ourselves.
Have no fear of perfection - you'll never reach it.
That's the trouble with the world. We all despise ourselves.
To be able to look back upon ones life in satisfaction, is to live twice.
Breathe. Let go. And remind yourself that this very moment is the only one you know you have for sure.
Enjoy when you can, and endure when you must.
One day, in retrospect, the years of struggle will strike you as the most beautiful.
Time is really the only capital that any human being has and the thing that he can least afford to waste or lose
All good things which exist are the fruits of originality.
There is nothing more frightful than ignorance in action.
Hard work, disciplined habits, modesty in living, contentment and cheerfulness.