To conceal anything from those to whom I am attached, is not in my nature. I can never close my lips where I have opened my heart.
Life is too short for long-term grudges.
I am convinced we do not only love ourselves in others but hate ourselves in others too.
How people treat you is their karma; how you react is yours.
Eventually all things fall into place. Until then, laugh at the confusion, live for the moments, and know everything happens for a reason.
Nothing in life is more remarkable than the unnecessary anxiety which we endure, and generally create ourselves.
We can allow satellites, planets, suns, universe, nay whole systems of universes, to be governed by laws, but the smallest insect, we wish to be created at once by special act.
It's only terrible to have nothing to wait for.
Nobody realizes that some people expend tremendous energy merely to be normal.
That's the trouble with the world. We all despise ourselves.
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.
The difficulty we have in accepting responsibility for our behaviour lies in the desire to avoid the pain of the consequences of that behaviour
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.
When a woman conceives her true self, a miracle occurs and life around her begins again.
The joy in life is his who has the heart to demand it.
The only creatures that are evolved enough to convey pure love are dogs and infants.
Every life has a measure of sorrow, and sometimes this is what awakens us.
Rudeness is the weak man's imitation of strength.
All that is not eternal is eternally out of date.
Life has a certain flavour for those who have fought and risked all that the sheltered and protected can never experience.
I have always regarded myself as the pillar of my life.