Do not erase the designs the child makes in the soft wax of his inner life.
In the end, it's not the years in your life that count. It's the life in your years.
Nothing in life is more remarkable than the unnecessary anxiety which we endure, and generally create ourselves.
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.
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.
Live your life as an Exclamation rather than an Explanation
The true value of a human being is determined primarily by the measure and the sense in which he has attained to liberation from the self.
Life always waits for some crisis to occur before revealing itself at its most brilliant.
One of the saddest things in life, is the things one remembers.
Anything I've done up till 27 May 1999 was kind of an illusion, existing without living. My daughter, the birth of my daughter, gave me life.
We think too much and feel too little.
It takes a long time to grow young.
Be thankful for what you have; you'll end up having more. If you concentrate on what you don't have, you will never, ever have enough
Life's a journey, not a destination.
Life is not an exact science, it is an art.
It was my care to make my life illustrious not by words more than by deeds.
Those who are easily shocked should be shocked more often.
Old age, especially an honoured old age, has so great authority, that this is of more value than all the pleasures of youth.
Life is not a problem to be solved, but a reality to be experienced.
And the day came when the risk to remain tight in a bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom.
Life has got to be lived-that's all that there is to it.