A life spent making mistakes is not only more honorable, but more useful than a life spent doing nothing.
Losing your way on a journey is unfortunate. But, losing your reason for the journey is a fate more cruel.
If you have zest and enthusiasm, you attract zest and enthusiasm. Life does give back in kind.
History is a set of lies agreed upon.
In order to seek truth, it is necessary once in the course of our life to doubt, as far as possible, of all things.
It's often just enough to be with someone. I don't need to touch them. Not even talk. A feeling passes between you both. You're not alone.
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.
No snowflake in an avalanche ever feels responsible.
To conceal anything from those to whom I am attached, is not in my nature. I can never close my lips where I have opened my heart.
Anything I've done up till 27 May 1999 was kind of an illusion, existing without living. My daughter, the birth of my daughter, gave me life.
The happiest is the person who suffers the least pain; the most miserable who enjoys the least pleasure.
Symbols are the imaginative signposts of life.
Death is not the opposite of life, but a part of it.
As soon as you trust yourself, you will know how to live.
To be able to look back upon ones life in satisfaction, is to live twice.
All of us are products of our childhood.
I like nonsense, it wakes up the brain cells. Fantasy is a necessary ingredient in living.
The love of life is necessary to the vigorous prosecution of any undertaking.
All that is not eternal is eternally out of date.
The purpose of art is washing the dust of daily life off our souls.
Life is an ongoing process of choosing between safety (out of fear and need for defense) and risk (for the sake of progress and growth). Make the growth choice a dozen times a day.