Don't let making a living prevent you from making a life.
In the end, it's not the years in your life that count. It's the life in your years.
Nobody realizes that some people expend tremendous energy merely to be normal.
It is not how old you are, but how you are old.
To be interested in the changing seasons is . . . a happier state of mind than to be hopelessly in love with spring.
We're born alone, we live alone, we die alone. Only through our love and friendship can we create the illusion for the moment that we're not alone.
Let silence take you to the core of life.
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.
As soon as you trust yourself, you will know how to live.
Begin to see yourself as a soul with a body rather than a body with a soul.
Money is better than poverty, if only for financial reasons.
The essence of life is statistical improbability on a colossal scale.
A man who dares to waste one hour of time has not discovered the value of life.
The less you know, the more you believe.
The purpose of art is washing the dust of daily life off our souls.
He who is in love with himself has at least this advantage - he won't encounter many rivals.
Hard work, disciplined habits, modesty in living, contentment and cheerfulness.
Concision in style, precision in thought, decision in life.
Being a hero is about the shortest-lived profession on earth.
We must all obey the great law of change. It is the most powerful law of nature.
Within the child lies the fate of the future.