The reality of the building does not consist in the roof and walls, but in the space within to be lived in.
History repeats itself, first as tragedy, second as farce.
The lessons of the past are ignored and obliterated in a contemporary antagonism known as the generation gap.
In the long history of humankind (and animal kind, too) those who learned to collaborate and improvise most effectively have prevailed
I'd trade all my tomorrows for a single yesterday.
One doesn't recognize the really important moments in one's life until it's too late.
Life should be great rather than long.
Life is a journey, not a destination.
If you have zest and enthusiasm, you attract zest and enthusiasm. Life does give back in kind.
Time is really the only capital that any human being has and the thing that he can least afford to waste or lose
Our life is frittered away by detail. Simplify, simplify.
Never be bullied into silence. Never allow yourself to be made a victim. Accept no one's definition of your life; define yourself.
I never think of the future - it comes soon enough.
True spirituality has its basis in moral life, which in turn is based on contem-plation.
I can't wait to figure out what is wrong with me, so I can say this is the way that I used to be.
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.
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.
The difficulty we have in accepting responsibility for our behaviour lies in the desire to avoid the pain of the consequences of that behaviour
The things that come to those that wait may be the things left by those that got there first.
Life is like playing a violin solo in public and learning the instrument as one goes on.
Almost all our desires, when examined, contain something too shameful to reveal.