He had the look of one who had drunk the cup of life and found a dead beetle at the bottom.
Everyone seems to have a clear idea of how other people should lead their lives, but none about his or her own.
Middle age has been defined as what happens when a person's broad mind and narrow waist change places.
In the depth of winter, I finally learned that within me there lay an invincible summer.
The purpose of art is washing the dust of daily life off our souls.
Doing nothing is happiness for children and misery for old men.
You have to go on and be crazy. Craziness is like heaven.
I generally avoid temptation unless I can't resist it.
You can't live your life for other people. You've got to do what's right for you, even if it hurts some people you love.
The gratification of wealth is not found in mere possession or in lavish expenditure, but in its wise application.
Your purpose in life is to find your purpose and give your whole heart and soul to it.
When making your choice in life, do not neglect to live.
Every life has a measure of sorrow, and sometimes this is what awakens us.
To be interested in the changing seasons is . . . a happier state of mind than to be hopelessly in love with spring.
A hospital bed is a parked taxi with the meter running.
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.
Life does not need to mutilate itself in order to be pure.
There's nowhere you can be that isn't where you're meant to be...
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.
Christmas waves a magic wand over this world, and behold, everything is softer and more beautiful.
Everything existing in the universe is the fruit of chance and necessity.