We all learn lessons in life. Some stick, some don't. I have always learned more from rejection and failure than from acceptance and success.
Courage is a kind of salvation.
Being ignorant is not so much a shame, as being unwilling to learn.
There is also this benefit in brag: that the speaker is unconsciously expressing his own ideal. Humor him by all means, draw it all out, and hold him to it.
Life has its own hidden forces which you can only discover by living.
Begin to see yourself as a soul with a body rather than a body with a soul.
Without a measureless and perpetual uncertainty, the drama of human life would be destroyed.
I think it's much more interesting to live not knowing than to have answers which might be wrong.
The story of life is quicker than the wink of an eye, the story of love is hello and goodbye...until we meet again
One day, in retrospect, the years of struggle will strike you as the most beautiful.
The earth is like a spaceship that didn't come with an operating manual.
We can never judge the lives of others, because each person knows only their own pain and renunciation. It's one thing to feel that you are on the right path, but it's another to think that yours is the only path.
Do not erase the designs the child makes in the soft wax of his inner life.
The natural world is the greatest source of excitement. The greatest source of visual beauty. It is the greatest source of so much in life that makes life worth living.
Life is a disease, brother, and death begins already at birth. Every breath, every heartbeat, is a moment of dying - a little shove toward the end.
Amnesty is as good for those who give it as for those who receive it. It has the admirable quality of bestowing mercy on both sides.
Style is knowing who you are, what you want to say, and not giving a damn
Have no fear of perfection - you'll never reach it.
Even truth needs to be clad in new garments if it is to appeal to a new age.
This thing of being a hero, about the main thing to it is to know when to die.
Symbols are the imaginative signposts of life.