Do not erase the designs the child makes in the soft wax of his inner life.
I restore myself when I'm alone.
The desire to fly is an idea handed down to us by our ancestors who... looked enviously on the birds soaring freely through space... on the infinite highway of the air
The more sand that has escaped from the hourglass of our life, the clearer we should see through it.
The difficulty we have in accepting responsibility for our behaviour lies in the desire to avoid the pain of the consequences of that behaviour
A mother takes twenty years to make a man of her boy, and another woman makes a fool of him in twenty minutes.
We think too much and feel too little.
Until you make the unconscious conscious, it will direct your life and you will call it fate.
Life is a disease, brother, and death begins already at birth. Every breath, every heartbeat, is a moment of dying - a little shove toward the end.
There are two things a person should never be angry at, what they can help, and what they cannot.
When one has not had a good father, one must create one.
Life is like a library owned by the author. In it are a few books which he wrote himself, but most of them were written for him.
When someone leaves, it's because someone else is about to arrive.
The doctor of the future will give no medicine, but will interest her or his patients in the care of the human frame, in a proper diet, and in the cause and prevention of disease.
There is no worse bitterness than to reach the end of your life and realized you have not lived.
I have no idea what's awaiting me, or what will happen when this all ends. For the moment I know this: there are sick people and they need curing.
Life swings like a pendulum backward and forward between pain and boredom.
In three words I can sum up everything I've learned about life: it goes on.
He who is in love with himself has at least this advantage - he won't encounter many rivals.
The life of inner peace, being harmonious and without stress, is the easiest type of existence.
Short as life is, we make it still shorter by the careless waste of time.