My art and profession is to live.
I did then what I knew how to do. Now that I know better, I do better.
As soon as you trust yourself, you will know how to live.
Freedom would be not to choose between black and white but to abjure such prescribed choices.
All my life I have tried to pluck a thistle and plant a flower wherever the flower would grow in thought and mind.
The journey of a thousand miles begins with one step.
Life is the dancer and you are the dance.
Time is the best killer.
The difficulty we have in accepting responsibility for our behaviour lies in the desire to avoid the pain of the consequences of that behaviour
Do what's right for you, as long as it don't hurt no one
Life is an ongoing process of choosing between safety (out of fear and need for defense) and risk (for the sake of progress and growth). Make the growth choice a dozen times a day.
Old minds are like old horses; you must exercise them if you wish to keep them in working order.
Life can only be understood backwards; but it must be lived forwards.
The nicest thing for me is sleep, then at least I can dream.
Some people are desperately looking for scapegoats, they just don't want to see the truth!
Old age is by nature rather talkative.
We are called to be architects of the future, not its victims.
One day you will ask me which is more important? My life or yours? I will say mine and you will walk away not knowing that you are my life.
Be thankful that you have a life, and forsake your vain and presumptuous desire for a second one.
Is it not enough that 'things are cruel and blind'? Must we also be cruel and blind?
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?