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.
There's nowhere you can be that isn't where you're meant to be...
Short as life is, we make it still shorter by the careless waste of time.
Shame is an ornament to the young; a disgrace to the old.
The body is meant to be seen, not all covered up.
As far as we can discern, the sole purpose of human existence is to kindle a light of meaning in the darkness of mere being.
History has shown there are no invincible armies.
In three words I can sum up everything I've learned about life: it goes on.
Life is too short, or too long, for me to allow myself the luxury of living it so badly.
Life is not divided into semesters. You don't get summers off and very few employers are interested in helping you find yourself.
Never be bullied into silence. Never allow yourself to be made a victim. Accept no one's definition of your life; define yourself.
To live is to be musical, starting with the blood dancing in your veins. Everything living has a rhythm. Do you feel your music?
To forget is the secret of eternal youth. One grows old only through memory. There's much too little forgetting.
Im not in this world to live up to your expectations and youre not in this world to live up to mine.
Live your life and forget your age.
Consistency is contrary to nature, contrary to life. The only completely consistent people are the dead.
First, then, God, being all-just, wishes to do justice; being all-wise, knows what justice is; being all-powerful, can do justice. Why then injustice?
The secret of life is honesty and fair dealing. If you can fake that, you've got it made.
To one extent, if you've seen one city slum, you've seen them all.
What do you want meaning for? Life is desire, not meaning.
Old minds are like old horses; you must exercise them if you wish to keep them in working order.