Everyone seems to have a clear idea of how other people should lead their lives, but none about his or her own.
It's only terrible to have nothing to wait for.
Your pain is the breaking of the shell that encloses your understanding... And could you keep your heart in wonder at the daily miracles of your life, your pain would not seem less wondrous than your joy
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.
Without a measureless and perpetual uncertainty, the drama of human life would be destroyed.
To be able to look back upon ones life in satisfaction, is to live twice.
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.'
Every time I see an adult on a bicycle, I no longer despair for the future of the human race.
All my life I have tried to pluck a thistle and plant a flower wherever the flower would grow in thought and mind.
Its not the men in your life that matters, its the life in your men.
Our life is frittered away by detail. Simplify, simplify.
Style is knowing who you are, what you want to say, and not giving a damn
Life is like music, it must be composed by ear, feeling and instinct, not by rule.
Some days you're the bug, some days you're the windshield.
A hospital bed is a parked taxi with the meter running.
If we are not free, no one will respect us.
The 'good old times'-all times, when old, are good.
The things that come to those that wait may be the things left by those that got there first.
One doesn't recognize the really important moments in one's life until it's too late.
Live simply so others may simply live.
But I don't want comfort. I want God, I want poetry, I want real danger, I want freedom, I want goodness. I want sin.