I am convinced we do not only love ourselves in others but hate ourselves in others too.
We make up horrors to help us cope with the real ones.
How wonderful it is that nobody need wait a single moment before starting to improve the world.
If you break your neck, if you have nothing to eat, if your house is on fire, then you got a problem. Everything else is inconvenience.
The future starts today, not tomorrow.
Every time I see an adult on a bicycle, I no longer despair for the future of the human race.
Don't part with your illusions. When they are gone you may still exist, but you have ceased to live.
Courage is a kind of salvation.
When all life is seen as divine, everyone grows wings.
The pleasure of the moment begins to wither almost as soon as it blossoms; our pleasures are soon swallowed up in time's relentless torrent.
The behavior of a human being in sexual matters is often a prototype for the whole of his other modes of reaction in life.
A mother takes twenty years to make a man of her boy, and another woman makes a fool of him in twenty minutes.
Do what's right for you, as long as it don't hurt no one
The object of life is not to be on the side of the majority, but to escape finding oneself in the ranks of the insane.
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.
Exceptional claims demand exceptional evidence.
History is a set of lies agreed upon.
We are called to be architects of the future, not its victims.
When life hands you a lemon, say, 'Oh yeah, I like lemons! What else ya got?
Anybody can dig a hole and plant a tree. But make sure it survives. You have to nurture it, you have to water it, you have to keep at it until it becomes rooted so it can take care or itself. There are so many enemies of trees.
Christmas waves a magic wand over this world, and behold, everything is softer and more beautiful.