Everything we do is infused with the energy with which we do it. If we're frantic, life will be frantic. If we're peaceful, life will be peaceful. And so our goal in any situation becomes inner peace.
There are only two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as though everything is a miracle.
I like nonsense, it wakes up the brain cells. Fantasy is a necessary ingredient in living.
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.
When I let go of what I am, I become what I might be.
I desire to live in peace and to continue the life I have begun under the motto 'to live well you must live unseen'
That's the trouble with the world. We all despise ourselves.
A mother takes twenty years to make a man of her boy, and another woman makes a fool of him in twenty minutes.
To be interested in the changing seasons is . . . a happier state of mind than to be hopelessly in love with spring.
Life has a certain flavour for those who have fought and risked all that the sheltered and protected can never experience.
When all life is seen as divine, everyone grows wings.
Sometimes - history needs a push.
Life is not a problem to be solved, but a reality to be experienced.
Boys will be boys. And even that wouldn't matter if only we could prevent girls from being girls.
The more man meditates upon good thoughts, the better will be his world and the world at large.
The purpose of art is washing the dust of daily life off our souls.
Every person who ever thought he had a right to assert, and went boldly and asserted it, himself, or jointly with others that shared his convictions, was a direct actionist.
This thing of being a hero, about the main thing to it is to know when to die.
The things that come to those that wait may be the things left by those that got there first.
What goes up must come down.
Don't let making a living prevent you from making a life.