To protect our freedoms, it seems we're going to have to relinquish some of our freedoms for a short period of time.
The journey of a thousand miles begins with one step.
Each man should frame life so that at some future hour fact and his dreaming meet.
Even truth needs to be clad in new garments if it is to appeal to a new age.
You can have it all. Just not all at once.
The worldly comforts are not for me. I am like a traveller, who takes rest under a tree in the shade and then goes on his way.
Life is not a problem to be solved, but a reality to be experienced.
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?
Begin to see yourself as a soul with a body rather than a body with a soul.
Life is more or less a lie, but then again, that's exactly the way we want it to be.
Early in life I had to choose between honest arrogance and hypocritical humility. I chose the former and have seen no reason to change.
Life should be great rather than long.
Almost all our desires, when examined, contain something too shameful to reveal.
The past is the best prophet of the future.
No snowflake in an avalanche ever feels responsible.
Speed and efficiency do not always increase the quality of life.
Three things have been difficult to tame: the oceans, fools, and women. We may soon be able to tame the oceans; fools and women will take a little longer.
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.
I really had a lot of dreams when I was a kid, and I think a great deal of that grew out of the fact that I had a chance to read a lot.
Time is the best killer.
Your children are not your children. They are the sons and daughters of Life's longing for itself.