We were all at once terribly alone; and alone we must see it through.
Imagination and fiction make up more than three quarters of our real life.
The reality of the building does not consist in the roof and walls, but in the space within to be lived in.
Christmas waves a magic wand over this world, and behold, everything is softer and more beautiful.
You are not stuck where you are unless you decide to be.
Life is full of misery, loneliness, and suffering - and it's all over much too soon.
To one extent, if you've seen one city slum, you've seen them all.
If we couldn't laugh we would all go insane.
Colors, like features, follow the changes of the emotions.
Your children are not your children. They are the sons and daughters of Life's longing for itself.
The true value of a human being is determined primarily by the measure and the sense in which he has attained to liberation from the self.
During your life, never stop dreaming. No one can take away your dreams
We keep moving forward, opening new doors, and doing new things, because we're curious and curiosity keeps leading us down new paths.
What is that you express in your eyes? It seems to me more than all the words I have read in my life.
Doing nothing is happiness for children and misery for old men.
Live simply so others may simply live.
A hospital bed is a parked taxi with the meter running.
Freedom would be not to choose between black and white but to abjure such prescribed choices.
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.
Symbols are the imaginative signposts of life.
Boys will be boys. And even that wouldn't matter if only we could prevent girls from being girls.