Life is either a daring adventure or nothing. Security is mostly a superstition. It does not exist in nature.
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.
There is also this benefit in brag: that the speaker is unconsciously expressing his own ideal. Humor him by all means, draw it all out, and hold him to it.
All my life through, the new sights of nature made me rejoice like a child.
What is that you express in your eyes? It seems to me more than all the words I have read in my life.
Consistency is contrary to nature, contrary to life. The only completely consistent people are the dead.
I never think of the future - it comes soon enough.
Until you value yourself, you won't value your time. Until you value your time, you will not do anything with it.
If one's different, one's bound to be lonely.
I believe that the very purpose of our life is to seek happiness. That is clear. Whether one believes in religion or not, whether one believes in this religion or that religion, we all are seeking something better in life. So, I think, the very motion of our life is towards happiness
Life is too short, or too long, for me to allow myself the luxury of living it so badly.
People do not like to think. If one thinks, one must reach conclusions. Conclusions are not always pleasant.
Have you ever noticed that anybody driving slower than you is an idiot, and anyone going faster than you is a maniac?
Time is really the only capital that any human being has and the thing that he can least afford to waste or lose
Always say 'yes' to the present moment... Surrender to what is. Say 'yes' to life - and see how life starts suddenly to start working for you rather than against you.
Life is a journey, not a destination.
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.
Life always waits for some crisis to occur before revealing itself at its most brilliant.
Wrinkles should merely indicate where the smiles have been.
I don't need you to remind me of my age. I have a bladder to do that for me.
One doesn't recognize the really important moments in one's life until it's too late.