Life can be pulled by goals just as surely as it can be pushed by drives.
We can never judge the lives of others, because each person knows only their own pain and renunciation. It's one thing to feel that you are on the right path, but it's another to think that yours is the only path.
If man limits himself to a satisfied animal existence, and asks from life only what such an existence can give, the higher values of life at once disappear.
There's nowhere you can be that isn't where you're meant to be...
Imagination does not become great until human beings, given the courage and the strength, use it to create.
I have learned to seek my happiness by limiting my desires, rather than in attempting to satisfy them.
Whether I shall turn out to be the hero of my own life, or whether that station will be held by anybody else, these pages must show.
You never know what life is like, until you have lived it.
There's no advantage to hurrying through life.
The earth is like a spaceship that didn't come with an operating manual.
There are two tragedies in life. One is to lose your heart's desire. The other is to gain it.
If I'm honest I have to tell you I still read fairy-tales and I like them best of all.
Those who are easily shocked should be shocked more often.
The scientists of today think deeply instead of clearly. One must be sane to think clearly, but one can think deeply and be quite insane.
The young people think the old people are fools - but the old people know the young people are fools.
Life is a succession of lessons which must be lived to be understood.
Everything in the world is about sex except sex. Sex is about power.
Living is Easy with Eyes Closed.
To forget is the secret of eternal youth. One grows old only through memory. There's much too little forgetting.
Take care of your body. It's the only place you have to live.
Time ripens all things; no one is born wise.